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The Pilgrims Rest Restaurant

A Grade II* Listed Building in Battle, East Sussex

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Latitude: 50.9151 / 50°54'54"N

Longitude: 0.4854 / 0°29'7"E

OS Eastings: 574806

OS Northings: 115794

OS Grid: TQ748157

Mapcode National: GBR PWF.HKC

Mapcode Global: FRA C6XP.6YH

Entry Name: The Pilgrims Rest Restaurant

Listing Date: 3 August 1961

Last Amended: 13 May 1987

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1230278

English Heritage Legacy ID: 292124

Location: Battle, Rother, East Sussex, TN33

County: East Sussex

District: Rother

Civil Parish: Battle

Built-Up Area: Battle

Traditional County: Sussex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): East Sussex

Church of England Parish: Battle St Mary the Virgin

Church of England Diocese: Chichester

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Listing Text


41/2 No 1 (The Pilgrims
Rest Restaurant)
(formerly listed as
3.8.61 No 1 (The Pilgrims


Originally a guest house outside the gates of Battle Abbey. C15 timber-framed
building of Wealden type consisting of a recessed centre and wings with their
first floor overhanging on the protruding ends of the floor joists. The whole
front is close studded except the north wing which is wholly plastered on the
ground floor and above has squares of plaster infilling with some timbering.
The south wing has curved braces on the first floor. The centre has coved eaves,
the upper ends of the studs being curved to form it, and a curved brace on the
south side of the recess. Casement windows and one oriel window of 6 lights with
transom on the first floor. Pointed doorway with original iron-studded door.
Good moulded crown post roof in hall.

Listing NGR: TQ7480215790

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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