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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.


List entry Number: 1026557



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

County: West Sussex

District: Chichester

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Bignor

National Park: SOUTH DOWNS

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 22-Feb-1955

Date of most recent amendment: 22-May-1985

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 300343

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25/55 The Yeoman's House (formerly listed as The Old Shop) 22.2.55 II*

Wealden House. C15 timber-framed builidng of Wealden type on a stone base. Recessed centre with curved brackets supporting the eaves. The first floor of the wings oversails on brackets. The centre portion has some plaster infilling and some red brick, part of it of herring-bone pattern. The wings have partly plaster but mainly flint infilling and also curved braces. Steeply-pitched hipped thatched roof with pentice on south side. Casement windows with diamond-shaped panes. The back or east side is wholly faced with flints. Two storeys. Three windows. For many years the building was the village and shop and has been illustrated as much in countless books on the history of the English house.

Listing NGR: SU9846014577

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National Grid Reference: SU 98460 14577


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