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Latitude: 50.8299 / 50°49'47"N
Longitude: 0.252 / 0°15'7"E
OS Eastings: 558693
OS Northings: 105786
OS Grid: TQ586057
Mapcode National: GBR MTF.Y9P
Mapcode Global: FRA C6FX.00B
Entry Name: Otteham Court
Listing Date: 13 October 1952
Last Amended: 12 August 1981
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1353410
English Heritage Legacy ID: 295526
Location: Polegate, Wealden, East Sussex, BN26
County: East Sussex
Civil Parish: Polegate
Traditional County: Sussex
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): East Sussex
Church of England Parish: Polegate St John
Church of England Diocese: Chichester
POLEGATE OTHAM COURT LANE
(formerly listed as
TQ 50 NE 18/205 13.10.52 Otham Court)
Ralph de Dene founded an abbey for Premonstratensian Canons here about 1180
which, about 1208, became a grange of Bayham Abbey, Kent, suppressed in 1526.
The house is a T-shaped C15 timber-framed building, mostly refaced with red
brick, grey headers and some stone but the timbering and close-studding exposed
in the north wall of the west wing. Hipped tiled roof. Casement windows.
Two storeys. Five windows. The east front has a gable with cusped bargeboards
and an attic window, also 3 brick buttresses to the ground floor.
Listing NGR: TQ5869305786
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