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Cowbeech House

A Grade II* Listed Building in Herstmonceux, East Sussex

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Latitude: 50.9074 / 50°54'26"N

Longitude: 0.3022 / 0°18'7"E

OS Eastings: 561957

OS Northings: 114518

OS Grid: TQ619145

Mapcode National: GBR MSQ.56R

Mapcode Global: FRA C6JP.TTM

Entry Name: Cowbeech House

Listing Date: 30 August 1966

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1353335

English Heritage Legacy ID: 295327

Location: Herstmonceux, Wealden, East Sussex, BN27

County: East Sussex

District: Wealden

Civil Parish: Herstmonceux

Traditional County: Sussex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): East Sussex

Church of England Parish: Herstmonceux All Saints

Church of England Diocese: Chichester

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Listing Text

Cowbeech House
TQ 61 SW 13/424 30.8.66


Dated 1731. Two storeys and attic. Five windows. Originally red brick
but refaced with stucco. Modillion eaves cornice. Central gable with modillions
treated as a pediment with an attic window in the tympanum and the crest
of a gryphon rampant below this. Half-hipped tiled roof with a chimney
stack on each side of the half-hip. Windows with slightly cambered head
linings and glazing bars intact. Doorway with flat hood on brackets, rectangular
fanlight and door of 6 fielded panels, surmounted by a small panel containing
a shield with the date 1731. On each side of the doorway is a narrow recessed
panel containing an iron 2-headed eagle arising from a coronet. These originally
stood on gate-posts at another house and have been brought here.

Listing NGR: TQ6195714518

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