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CLAYTON TUNNEL NORTH PORTAL TUNNEL COTTAGE

List Entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

Name: CLAYTON TUNNEL NORTH PORTAL TUNNEL COTTAGE

List entry Number: 1025594

Location

CLAYTON TUNNEL, CLAYTON HILL
NORTH PORTAL, CLAYTON HILL
TUNNEL COTTAGE, CLAYTON HILL

The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County: West Sussex

District: Mid Sussex

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Pyecombe

National Park: SOUTH DOWNS

Grade: II

Date first listed: 11-May-1983

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 302732

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List entry Description

Summary of Building

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Reasons for Designation

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History

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Details

PYECOMBE CLAYTON HILL 1. 5405 Clayton Clayton Tunnel. North Portal with Tunnel Cottage TQ 21 SE 22/39 II

2. This cottage is part of the original layout of the London-Brighton Railway and dates from 1841. It is built over the north end of Clayton Tunnel. The pointed arch of the Tunnel is flanked by octagonal turrets with imitation machicolation, castellated parapet and loop lights. Between these and over the arch is the cottage of 1 storey and 2 windows set back behind a parapet. Once white brick. Hipped slate roof. Beyond the turrets on each side is a flanking wall ending in a lower octagonal turret. Sir John Rennie was the chief engineer of the London-Brighton railway line.

Listing NGR: TQ2980613940

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National Grid Reference: TQ 29839 14068

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