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Cakeham Manor

A Grade II* Listed Building in West Wittering, West Sussex

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.7725 / 50°46'20"N

Longitude: -0.8884 / 0°53'18"W

OS Eastings: 478476

OS Northings: 97578

OS Grid: SZ784975

Mapcode National: GBR CG2.J61

Mapcode Global: FRA 9701.KPS

Entry Name: Cakeham Manor

Listing Date: 28 January 1986

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1221649

English Heritage Legacy ID: 301508

Location: West Wittering, Chichester, West Sussex, PO20

County: West Sussex

District: Chichester

Civil Parish: West Wittering

Traditional County: Sussex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Sussex

Church of England Parish: West Wittering St Peter and St Paul

Church of England Diocese: Chichester

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Listing Text

WEST WITTERING CAKEHAM ROAD
SZ 79 NE
19/693 Cakeham Manor
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- II*

The Bishops of Chichester had a house here from the C13 to the C16. The
early house had fallen into ruins by 1363, but of it there survives one bay
of a C13 hall and undercroft. It was rebuilt in the C16, and of this re-
building the principal survival is a tall hexagonal red brick tower, with
taller stair turret, built by Bishop Sherborn about 1519. To the south of
this is one contemporary bay with trefoil-headed windows with dripstones
over. The main farmhouse is to the south again and is of two parallel
ranges. The west range is C18 and red brick. The east range or entrance
front early C19. Two storeys. Three windows. Stuccoed. Slate roof.
Glazing bars intact. Round-headed doorway with semi-circular fanlight and
door of six fielded panels.


Listing NGR: SZ7847697578

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