History in Structure

This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.

Gatehouse to Cuckfield Park Including Iron Railings

A Grade II* Listed Building in Cuckfield, West Sussex

Approximate Location Map
Large Map »
Street View
Contributor Photos »

Street View is the best available vantage point looking, if possible, towards the location of the building. In some locations, Street View may not give a view of the actual building, or may not be available at all. Where it is not available, the satellite view is shown instead.


Latitude: 51.0043 / 51°0'15"N

Longitude: -0.1512 / 0°9'4"W

OS Eastings: 529814

OS Northings: 124398

OS Grid: TQ298243

Mapcode National: GBR JLS.YCC

Mapcode Global: FRA B6KG.BYH

Entry Name: Gatehouse to Cuckfield Park Including Iron Railings

Listing Date: 10 September 1951

Last Amended: 11 December 1987

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1025545

English Heritage Legacy ID: 302918

Location: Cuckfield, Mid Sussex, West Sussex, RH17

County: West Sussex

District: Mid Sussex

Civil Parish: Cuckfield

Traditional County: Sussex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Sussex

Church of England Parish: Cuckfield Holy Trinity

Church of England Diocese: Chichester

Find accommodation in

Listing Text

3/7 Gatehouse to Cuckfield
10.9.51 Park including iron
railings (formerly listed
as 'Gate House to Cuckfield
Former gatehouse. Later C16 railings early C19. Red brick in English bond with
stone dressings. Comprises central 2 storey entrance archway with room above,
flanked by four 3 storey octagonal turrets. 4 centred entrance, now with C19 cast
iron gate with dog rail. Above is a 3-light stone mullioned window with ogee
sections and hood-moulding. Eaves cornice. Turrets have fragments of stone finials.
Mainly loop windows but some circular windows. The South West turret has an ogee-
chaped leaden cupola with wooden finial and clock face towards house. Wooden winder
staircase window (South East turret). The gatehouse is now linked to 2 sections
of garden wall (items 3/6 and 3/8) by an early C19 low brick wall with iron
spear railings having urn principals and 2 sets of carriage gates.
(See Country Life, 15 March 1919, Pevsner Buildings of England p478 and Victoria
County History Vol VII p 151).

Listing NGR: TQ2981424398

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

Selected Sources

Source links go to a search for the specified title at Amazon. Availability of the title is dependent on current publication status. You may also want to check AbeBooks, particularly for older titles.

Other nearby listed buildings

BritishListedBuildings.co.uk is an independent online resource and is not associated with any government department. All government data published here is used under licence. Please do not contact BritishListedBuildings.co.uk for any queries related to any individual listed building, planning permission related to listed buildings or the listing process itself.

British Listed Buildings is a Good Stuff website.