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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: 1028471



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

County: East Sussex

District: Wealden

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Buxted

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 18-Apr-1973

Date of most recent amendment: 31-Dec-1982

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 295893

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BUXTED HERON'S GHYLL 1. 5208 Crowborough Road Temple Grove Preparatory School TQ 42 SE 19/648 18.4.73 II 2. Originally called Heron's Ghyll. Original portion circa 1850. Tudor Gothic style. Two storeys. Stone. Tiled roof. Gabled dormers. Casement windows with stone-mullioned and transomed windows. Two storeyed porch. The house was occupied by the poet, Coventry Patmore, who made additions in 1866-7. Architect J F Bently. These are in similar style and materials. On the garden front 2 gabled, two-storeyed, bays with mullioned and transomed windows on ground floor and mullioned windows only on first floor. Shield between the bays on first floor. Gabled dormer above. To the right of this block is a slightly larger block with central gable. The interior has a staircase in Jacobean style.

Listing NGR: TQ4840727151

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National Grid Reference: TQ 48407 27151


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