HAMSELL MANOR

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1353590
Date first listed:
18-Feb-1982
Statutory Address:
HAMSELL MANOR, ERIDGE ROAD

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Location

Statutory Address:
HAMSELL MANOR, ERIDGE ROAD

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

County:
East Sussex
District:
Wealden (District Authority)
Parish:
Rotherfield
National Grid Reference:
TQ 55106 33878

Details

ROTHERFIELD ERIDGE ROAD 1. 5208 Hamsell Manor 14/500 18.2.82 II 2. Probably built soon after 1790 with early and mid C19 alterations. This was built as the Dower House of the Eridge Estate. Two storeys rendered with incised lines to initiate masonry on a base of Tunbridge Wells stone. Hipped slate roof. Nine sash windows in all. Central projecting pediment with Abergavenny Crest and acorn finials. The centre part has two curved bays of three lights on the ground floor and central tuscar portico. The ends have two windows each with head mouldings to ground floor windows. Two storey L-wing to rear of mid C19 appearance. Brick with stone dressings. Five windows and splayed entrance porch having round-headed arch. Interior has semi-circular stone staircase with slender turned balusters and plain handrail. The Music Room has a deep Acanthus leaf cornice, the Drawing Room a dentil cornice and the Dining Room has an early C19 fireplace with reeded surround and paterae.

Listing NGR: TQ5510633878

Legacy

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Legacy System number:
296624
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.

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