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Holmbush

A Grade II* Listed Building in Colgate, West Sussex

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.0901 / 51°5'24"N

Longitude: -0.2521 / 0°15'7"W

OS Eastings: 522509

OS Northings: 133758

OS Grid: TQ225337

Mapcode National: GBR JKP.P27

Mapcode Global: FRA B6C7.MLZ

Entry Name: Holmbush

Listing Date: 22 September 1959

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1193998

English Heritage Legacy ID: 299324

Location: Colgate, Horsham, West Sussex, RH12

County: West Sussex

District: Horsham

Civil Parish: Colgate

Traditional County: Sussex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Sussex

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Listing Text

LOWER BEEDING TOWER ROAD (off)
1.
5404 Faygate
Holmbush
TQ 23 SW 8/259 22.9.59.

II*


2.
Built in 1823 for Thomas Broadwood. Architect Francis Edwards, but Broadwood
is said to have designed the plan of the house. Large castellated mansion.
Ashlar. Two storeys. Castellated parapet. The main front faces south-east
and has 14 windows. It consists of 2 sections of different heights. The
main portion has 7 windows, of which the 3 centre ones project. Octagonal
turrets at the angles with loop lights. The remainder to the west, also of
7 windows has a lower elevation. Sash windows with dripstones over, the glazing
bars intact in the eastern half of the front. Doorway with pilasters, pediment,
semi-circular fanlight and recessed door of 6 fielded panels. Entrance or
north-west front 16 windows. Tower of 3 storeys with octagonal turret at
north end. Lower octagonal turret towards the centre. Classical porch with
pediment. Recessed section without castellation towards south end and projection
beyond it. Good example of a castellated mansion.


Listing NGR: TQ2250933758

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