ROWFANT HOUSE

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II*
List Entry Number:
1354912
Date first listed:
28-Oct-1957
Date of most recent amendment:
11-May-1983
Statutory Address:
ROWFANT HOUSE, WALLAGE LANE

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Location

Statutory Address:
ROWFANT HOUSE, WALLAGE LANE

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

County:
West Sussex
District:
Mid Sussex (District Authority)
Parish:
Worth
National Grid Reference:
TQ 32490 37147

Details

WORTH WALLAGE LANE 1. 5405 Rowfant House (Formerly listed as Rowfant) TQ 33 NW 2/541 28/10/57 II*

2. Now an old peoples' home, L-shaped mansion. The original portion is the west end of the south front, which is a C15 building, refaced with ashlar in the C16. Two storeys and attic in gables. Five windows. Horsham slab roof. Gable at each end with projecting bay below. Two-storeyed gabled porch in centre. All 3 gables have kneelers and ball finials at apex and above the kneelers. Casement windows. Addition of 2 window bays made to the east in 1848. Ground floor portion beyond this of 2 window bays with gables over and then an obtusely-pointed archway. The west front dates from 1759. Twelve windows. Red brick. The C15 portion has a crown-post roof. C16 fireplaces and C17 Panelling.

Listing NGR: TQ3249037147

Legacy

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Legacy System number:
302909
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: 03 Oct 1999
Reference: IOE01/00594/25
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