ANNE OF CLEVES HOUSE WINGS PLACE

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
I
List Entry Number:
1043969
Date first listed:
17-Mar-1952
Date of most recent amendment:
27-Sep-1979
Statutory Address:
ANNE OF CLEVES HOUSE, 24, WEST STREET
Statutory Address:
WINGS PLACE, 24, WEST STREET

Map

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WINGS PLACE
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Location

Statutory Address:
ANNE OF CLEVES HOUSE, 24, WEST STREET
Statutory Address:
WINGS PLACE, 24, WEST STREET

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

County:
East Sussex
District:
Lewes (District Authority)
Parish:
Ditchling
National Park:
SOUTH DOWNS
National Grid Reference:
TQ 32499 15208

Details

DITCHLING WEST STREET 1. 5206 (south side) No 24 Wings Place (Anne of Cleves House) (formerly listed under East End Lane) TQ 3215 20/309 17.3.52.

GV 2. Never occupied by Anne of Cleves, but Ditchling Garden Manor was one of the many manors in the district given to her by Henry VIII (See also Court Gardens, Common Lane, Ditchling (qv)). L-shaped late C16 timber-framed building with plaster infilling, the ground floor partly close-studded and partly rebuilt in red brick. Tiled roof. Casement windows. Two storeys and attic. Four windows. The west end of the front has its first floor oversailing on a moulded bressummer and brackets, above which is a gable with ornamental timbering, carved bargeboards and pendant, and a cove beneath the gable. Bay window of 2 tiers of 5 lights on ground floor with wooden mullions and transoms. Similar oriel window on first floor with cove beneath it. Similar attic window of 4 lights in gable. The north wing has stone quoins, gable end with stone coping and finials above the angles, also 4-centred brick doorway with dripstone over and door of elaborate Gothic pattern. Its east wall has a brick chimney breast with offsets on its north side and a pentice on its south side, a panel of ornamental timbering on the first floor and outside steps leading up to a pointed lunette window on the first floor. C18 stone urn in the forecourt. C16 fireplaces, staircase and wall paintings.

Listing NGR: TQ3250315207

Legacy

The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System number:
292860
Legacy System:
LBS

Legal

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

End of official listing

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Date: 05 Aug 1999
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