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The Hooke

A Grade II Listed Building in Chailey, East Sussex

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Latitude: 50.9494 / 50°56'58"N

Longitude: -0.0315 / 0°1'53"W

OS Eastings: 538374

OS Northings: 118512

OS Grid: TQ383185

Mapcode National: GBR KP1.JVD

Mapcode Global: FRA B6TL.PJZ

Entry Name: The Hooke

Listing Date: 17 March 1952

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1234800

English Heritage Legacy ID: 292780

Location: Chailey, Lewes, East Sussex, BN8

County: East Sussex

District: Lewes

Civil Parish: Chailey

Traditional County: Sussex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): East Sussex

Church of England Parish: Chailey St Peter

Church of England Diocese: Chichester

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Listing Text

The Hooke
TQ 31 NE 5/23 17.3.52.

Originally a large mansion but since it was first listed the southern portion,
added in 1830, has been demolished. The former middle section, now the south
end, is the oldest portion. C17, refaced in brick and stone. Steeply-pitched
hipped slate roof. This contains a C17 staircase, panelling and fireplaces.
Its east front was refaced with ashlar when the north wing was added in the
C18. This has 2 storeys and 2 windows. The remainder of the east front has
3 storeys, sash windows with glazing bars and a chimney breast. The north
front, formerly the main entrance, 7 windows. Two bays of 3 windows each on
all floors. Stringcourse. Castellated parapet. Wide glazing bars intact.
Central doorway with pilasters, projecting cornice, this has been converted
into a window. To the south-west are one large and 3 smaller pointed archways
which were formerly part of the verandah added in 1830 and are now a sort
of ruin in the garden.

Listing NGR: TQ3837418512

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

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