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Bower Cottages monday Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Forest Row, East Sussex

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Latitude: 51.1341 / 51°8'2"N

Longitude: 0.0529 / 0°3'10"E

OS Eastings: 543726

OS Northings: 139208

OS Grid: TQ437392

Mapcode National: GBR LN5.VK2

Mapcode Global: VHHQ8.VRTG

Entry Name: Bower Cottages monday Cottage

Listing Date: 22 August 1989

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1353722

English Heritage Legacy ID: 297109

Location: Forest Row, Wealden, East Sussex, RH19

County: East Sussex

District: Wealden

Civil Parish: Forest Row

Traditional County: Sussex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): East Sussex

Church of England Parish: Forest Row

Church of England Diocese: Chichester

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Listing Text


4/119 Monday Cottage
and No 3 Bower

Pair of cottages. 1874 by R Norman Shaw, builder F. Birch; altered late
C20. Ground floor of-red brick in Flemish bond with grey headers; lst-
floor tile-hung with cusped tiles. Plain tile roof. ½ storeys, 2 bays.
Doors are in pent-roofed side porches, that on right with studded board
door, that on left open and with C20 internal glazed door. Two 3-light
windows to ground floor with chamfered sills and heads. jettied 1st floor
has pent-roofed dormer with continuous 8-light window the central 2 lights
now blocked. half-hipped roof. Large central ridge stack with grey headers
and on each side 3 tall arched recesses with tile imposts.
Rear: each has a large, late C20, one-storey, flat-roofed extension, these
not of special interest. On 1st floor a central 3-light window rising through
eaves. left return (Monday Cottage) : a 1-light window to left of centre;
to its left a pent-roofed addition with later C20 extension (of 1982) further
to rear. A 2-light window to left on 1st floor and a 3-light window to
centre at eaves, both of these with a tile pentice.

Shaw also designed the former school and schoolmaster's house to the south-
west (q.v. Hammerwood).

Architects drawings held by Royal Institute of British Architects Library.

Listing NGR: TQ4372639207

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

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