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Statutory Address:

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

East Sussex
Wealden (District Authority)
Cuckmere Valley
National Park:
National Grid Reference:
TQ 52084 00650


WEST DEAN Charleston Manor 1. 5208

TQ 50 SW 23/51 13.10.52


2. L-shaped building. The south wing is a small C12 manor-house. Two storeys and attic. Three windows, one hipped dormer. Faced with flints with stone window dressings and quoins. Hipped tiled roof. One contemporary window of 2 round-headed lights with a column between and shafts flanking each light. This lit an upper hall or solar. The other windows are modern casement windows. The east wing consists of 2 parallel ranges. The southernmost of these is C16 and is similar to the mediaeval wing. Two windows. The northernmost range is C18. Two storeys and attic. Three windows. Two gabled dormers. Faced with flints with red brick window dressings and long and short quoins. Tiled roof. Sash windows with glazing bars intact. Doorway with pilasters, pediment, semi-circular fanlight and door of 6 fielded panels. Article in Sussex Notes and Queries Volume 4, page 33.

Listing NGR: TQ5208400650


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Books and journals
'Sussex Notes and Queries' in Sussex Notes and Queries, , Vol. 4, (), 33
Register of Parks and Gardens of Special Historic Interest in England, Part 14 East Sussex,


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: 01 Nov 2001
Reference: IOE01/05276/12
Rights: Copyright IoE Mr Michael Nash. Source Historic England Archive
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