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

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

List entry Number: 1206304

Location

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

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

County: East Sussex

District: Lewes

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Newhaven

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 20-May-1949

Date of most recent amendment: 10-Feb-1993

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 374204

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List entry Description

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History

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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

Selected Sources

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

National Grid Reference: TQ 45422 02578

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