REMAINS OF PRIEST'S HOUSE, ABOUT 8 METRES NORTH NORTH WEST OF THE WEST END OF ST LEONARD'S CHURCH

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1206304
Date first listed:
20-May-1949
Date of most recent amendment:
10-Feb-1993
Statutory Address:
REMAINS OF PRIEST'S HOUSE, ABOUT 8 METRES NORTH NORTH WEST OF THE WEST END OF ST LEONARD'S CHURCH, HEIGHTON ROAD

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Location

Statutory Address:
REMAINS OF PRIEST'S HOUSE, ABOUT 8 METRES NORTH NORTH WEST OF THE WEST END OF ST LEONARD'S CHURCH, HEIGHTON ROAD

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

County:
East Sussex
District:
Lewes (District Authority)
Parish:
Newhaven
National Grid Reference:
TQ 45422 02578

Details

NEWHAVEN

TQ4502 HEIGHTON ROAD, Denton 769-1/5/20 Remains of Priest's House, about 8m 20/05/49 NNW of the West end of St Leonard's Church (Formerly Listed as: HEIGHTON ROAD, Denton Remains of the Priest's House in NW corner of churchyard adj Parish Hall)

GV II

Remains of Priest's house, now walls, sections of which form a garage (not included). Circa 1300, incorporated into a garage early-mid C20. Knapped flint, Caen stone dressings. Plan: a 10m length of wall, about 4m high, with a parallel length of wall to the N of lesser extent, garage between at W end. The southern wall facing onto the churchyard has the remains of a trefoil-headed lancet window at first floor level, and remains of a square-headed opening below to the E. The western end of the wall obscured by ivy at time of survey (May 1989) and generally in poor condition. A number of medieval buildings stood in the vicinity of the churchyard and were swept away during the C18. (Horsfield T W: A History of Sussex: 1827-).

Listing NGR: TQ4542202578

Legacy

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Legacy System number:
374204
Legacy System:
LBS

Sources

Books and journals
Horsfield, TW , A History of Sussex, (1827)

Legal

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

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Date: 09 Apr 2001
Reference: IOE01/03698/04
Rights: Copyright IoE Robert E Priest. Source Historic England Archive
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