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Garden Building on North Side of Forecourt at Wootton Manor

A Grade II Listed Building in Long Man, East Sussex

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.8253 / 50°49'31"N

Longitude: 0.2209 / 0°13'15"E

OS Eastings: 556518

OS Northings: 105217

OS Grid: TQ565052

Mapcode National: GBR MTL.2PT

Mapcode Global: FRA C6BX.KVG

Entry Name: Garden Building on North Side of Forecourt at Wootton Manor

Listing Date: 3 July 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1272828

English Heritage Legacy ID: 447580

Location: Long Man, Wealden, East Sussex, BN26

County: East Sussex

District: Wealden

Civil Parish: Long Man

Traditional County: Sussex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): East Sussex

Church of England Parish: Folkington St Peter

Church of England Diocese: Chichester

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Listing Text

FOLKINGTON WOOTTON LANE
1.
5208
Garden Building on North
Side of Forecourt at
Wootton Manor
TQ 50 NE
18/204B

II G.V.


2.
Garden building. C18 and early C19 farm building possibly modified by Detmar Blow
1915, to form a closing axial feature to the vista through the stable yard arch-
way on the approach to the house from the south. Red brick, tiled roofs. A
tall central block has a hipped roof with terminal end gablets to a short
ridge which supports a cast metal bird (peacock?) gilded. To either side a
lower single storey range of equal length with half hipped end set back
slightly from the central C18 block. At high level in the central block
facing the forecourt a niche with pointed arch head which contains a later
mediaeval (C14?) carved stone statuette of the Virgin said to have come from
the chapel of the manor house. In centre of left wing a pointed arched window:
wood frame with glazing bars. In wing to right adjacent to central block, a
doorway with segmental arched head and vertical boarded door. Group value
with other buildings at Wootton Manor.
Country Life, April 7, 1955.


Listing NGR: TQ5651805217

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