HR FRANCIS HAIRDRESSER THE CORNER HOUSE

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1354944
Date first listed:
06-Apr-1970
Statutory Address:
HR FRANCIS HAIRDRESSER, HIGH STREET
Statutory Address:
THE CORNER HOUSE, HIGH STREET

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THE CORNER HOUSE
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Location

Statutory Address:
HR FRANCIS HAIRDRESSER, HIGH STREET
Statutory Address:
THE CORNER HOUSE, 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 30404 24580

Details

TQ 3024 NW CUCKFIELD HIGH STREET (east side) 7/55 The Corner House and 6.4.70 H R Francis Hairdresser GV II House and shops. C15 altered C18, originally one building with 'The Sanctuary' (qv High Street, item 7/56). Timber-framed building refronted, the High Street elevation painted brick, the south elevation red brick with grey headers and some sandstone ashlar. Half-hipped tiled roof. 3 bay building built end on to road. 2 storeys and attics, 2 windows. Brick modillion eaves cornice. High Street elevation has 1 tripartite sash and 1 casement. South elevation has 2 sashes with 16 panes and 1 blank. 2 cambered windows and 2 cambered doors. Interior said to contain 2 C15 crown post trusses dividing the 3 bays of the roof. Heavy wide flat ceiling joists to lower storey and part of a C17 dog leg staircase with squat moulded baluster and square newel post with moulded knop. First floor has C17 panelling with carved diamond pattern and ground floor has painted plank and muntin panelling. First floor has chamfered spine beam with lamb's tongue stop. (See VCH Vol VII, p 148).

Listing NGR: TQ3040424580

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
302967
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: 30 Jul 2004
Reference: IOE01/12875/05
Rights: Copyright IoE Mr Derek Grieve. Source Historic England Archive
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