KINGSLEYS

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1354942
Date first listed:
10-Sep-1951
Date of most recent amendment:
11-Dec-1987
Statutory Address:
KINGSLEYS, HIGH STREET

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Location

Statutory Address:
KINGSLEYS, HIGH STREET

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

Details

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

Legacy

The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System number:
302957
Legacy System:
LBS

Sources

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

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: 08 Aug 2003
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