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Jarvis Brook, Walls to Courtyard to East of Rotherfield Hall Including Piers, Balustrades, Steps and Sundial

A Grade II Listed Building in Rotherfield, East Sussex

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.0393 / 51°2'21"N

Longitude: 0.1999 / 0°11'59"E

OS Eastings: 554331

OS Northings: 128964

OS Grid: TQ543289

Mapcode National: GBR MQV.PD0

Mapcode Global: FRA C69C.PQ5

Entry Name: Jarvis Brook, Walls to Courtyard to East of Rotherfield Hall Including Piers, Balustrades, Steps and Sundial

Listing Date: 31 December 1982

Last Amended: 22 May 1989

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1194204

English Heritage Legacy ID: 296678

Location: Rotherfield, Wealden, East Sussex, TN6

County: East Sussex

District: Wealden

Civil Parish: Rotherfield

Traditional County: Sussex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): East Sussex

Church of England Parish: Rotherfield St Denys

Church of England Diocese: Chichester

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Listing Text

In the entry for:-

TQ 52 NW ROTHERFIELD TREBLERS ROAD
Jarvis Brook, Crowborough
20/257A
Courtyard walls at
Rotherfield Hall to the
east of the house

- II

The entry shall be amended to read:-

TQ 52 NW ROTHERFIELD TREBLERS ROAD
(east side, off)
20/257A
Jarvis Brook, walls to
courtyard to east of
Rotherfield Hall
including piers,
balustrades, steps and
sundial

GV II

Courtyard walls with piers, balustrades, steps and sundial. 1897 by Francis
Inigo Thomas for Sir Lindsay Lindsay Hogg. Rubblestone brought to course and
ashlar. Rectangular courtyard with central sundial, the north and south walls
with entrances, the east wall with balustrading and central archway leading to
double flights of steps with balustraded retaining walls. North and south
courtyard walls are tall with moulded flat coping; they ramp up to rusticated
piers which are square on plan with cornices and swept, corniced capstones.
East wall is lower with balustraded sections either side of projecting quoined
centre; steps up to central archway with imposts and moulded hood flanked by
corbelled stone benches below swan-neck pediments. Archway leads through a
double flights of steps, the rear retaining wall having central niche with foun-
tain and basin. In the centre of the courtyard is sundial, the dial set on
stone ball which has base similar to pier capstones and plinth. Part of the
garden setting for Rotherfield Hall (q.v), the garden being listed grade II* in
the Register of Historic Parts and Gardens of Special Interest.
Country Life Vol 26, (August 14th 1909), pp 228-236.

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In the entry for;

TQ 52 NW ROTHERFIELD TREBLERS ROAD
(east side. off)

20/257A Jarvis Brook, walls to
courtyard to east of
Rotherfield Hall, including
piers, balustrades, steps & sundial

GV II

the grade shall be amended to II* (star)

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ROTHERFIELD TREBLERS ROAD
1.
5208
Jarvis Brook
Crowborough
Courtyard walls at
Rotherfield Hall to
the east of the house.
TQ 52 NW 20/257A
II
2.
Stone walls surround the forecourt on the east or entrance side. Some balustrading
over. Rusticated gate piers in centre of north and south sides. 1897. Presumably
designed by Inigo Thomas.


Listing NGR: TQ5433128964

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