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Hr Francis Hairdresser the Corner House

A Grade II Listed Building in Cuckfield, West Sussex

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.0058 / 51°0'21"N

Longitude: -0.1427 / 0°8'33"W

OS Eastings: 530404

OS Northings: 124580

OS Grid: TQ304245

Mapcode National: GBR JLT.SWL

Mapcode Global: FRA B6LG.86W

Entry Name: Hr Francis Hairdresser the Corner House

Listing Date: 6 April 1970

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1354944

English Heritage Legacy ID: 302967

Location: Cuckfield, Mid Sussex, West Sussex, RH17

County: West Sussex

District: Mid Sussex

Civil Parish: Cuckfield

Built-Up Area: Cuckfield

Traditional County: Sussex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Sussex

Church of England Parish: Cuckfield Holy Trinity

Church of England Diocese: Chichester

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Listing Text


TQ 3024 NW CUCKFIELD HIGH STREET
(east side)
7/55 The Corner House and
6.4.70 H R Francis Hairdresser
GV II
House and shops. C15 altered C18, originally one building with 'The Sanctuary'
(qv High Street, item 7/56). Timber-framed building refronted, the High Street
elevation painted brick, the south elevation red brick with grey headers and some
sandstone ashlar. Half-hipped tiled roof. 3 bay building built end on to road.
2 storeys and attics, 2 windows. Brick modillion eaves cornice. High Street
elevation has 1 tripartite sash and 1 casement. South elevation has 2 sashes with
16 panes and 1 blank. 2 cambered windows and 2 cambered doors. Interior said to
contain 2 C15 crown post trusses dividing the 3 bays of the roof. Heavy wide flat
ceiling joists to lower storey and part of a C17 dog leg staircase with squat
moulded baluster and square newel post with moulded knop. First floor has C17
panelling with carved diamond pattern and ground floor has painted plank and muntin
panelling. First floor has chamfered spine beam with lamb's tongue stop. (See
VCH Vol VII, p 148).


Listing NGR: TQ3040424580

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