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SOUTH WEST WING AT FORMER LEGAT'S SCHOOL OF DANCING

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: SOUTH WEST WING AT FORMER LEGAT'S SCHOOL OF DANCING

List entry Number: 1027968

Location

SOUTH WEST WING AT FORMER LEGAT'S SCHOOL OF DANCING, CATT'S HILL

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

County: East Sussex

District: Wealden

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Rotherfield

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 01-Feb-1991

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

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 297131

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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

ROTHERFIELD CATT'S HILL TQ 53 SE South West Wing at 14/1008 Former Legat's School of Dancing GV II Former convent accommodation. Built in 1903 by J S Hansom to provide better accommodation for the nuns running the girls' orphanage. This originally comprised entrance hall, community room, store room and 8 cells and a bathroom on the 1st floor. Built of red brick with black brick dressings. Slate roof. Left side window with arrow-slit windows and 2 cambered casements to lower floors. Buttresses to right section of 2 storeys and attics with 5 gabled dormers and 6: 5 cambered sashes with horns. Right end has 2 external chimneystacks. The rear elevation is similar but has a 3 light canted bay to ground floor left and 6 cinquefoil headed windows to ground floor. Attached to chapel and school by covered passageway. The C20 flat roofed extension to the left is not of special interest.

Listing NGR: TQ5768330794

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National Grid Reference: TQ 57683 30794

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