Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II

List Entry Number: 1354942

Date first listed: 10-Sep-1951

Date of most recent amendment: 11-Dec-1987



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

County: West Sussex

District: Mid Sussex (District Authority)

Parish: Cuckfield

National Grid Reference: TQ 30456 24764


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TQ 3024 NW CUCKFIELD HIGH STREET (west side) 7/45 Kingsleys 10.9.51 (formerly listed as 'Attrees') GV II House. Probably early C16 restored C20. Timber-framed having exposed rectangular panels with plaster infill, underbuilt in red brick to ground floor on south. Left side tile hung, right side weather-boarded. Mainly tiled roof, the 4 bottom courses of Horsham stone slabs. T-shaped plan. Probably 3 bay hall with gabled crossing to north. 2 storeys, 4 windows all C20 casements with 2 storey canted bay to crossing. Large off-central ridge brick stack and 1 gabled tile hung dormer. Deep modillion eaves cornice to hall. Off-central modern brick and timber gabled porch and to south, early C19 6 panelled door (the top 4 fielded) in a moulded architrave with flat head on brackets. Interior (not seen at time of survey) has roof of side purlins with wind braces, fireplaces and exposed ceilings with plain beams and joists to both floors. Henry Kingsley the novelist lived here for a time. (See VCH Vol VII p 148 (1830-1876).

Listing NGR: TQ3045624764


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Legacy System number: 302957

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Books and journals
Saltzman, L F , The Victoria History of the County of Sussex, (1940), 148

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