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The Towers Convent

A Grade II Listed Building in Upper Beeding, West Sussex

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Latitude: 50.8794 / 50°52'45"N

Longitude: -0.2979 / 0°17'52"W

OS Eastings: 519843

OS Northings: 110259

OS Grid: TQ198102

Mapcode National: GBR HLT.X2N

Mapcode Global: FRA B68S.1T2

Entry Name: The Towers Convent

Listing Date: 9 May 1980

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1027217

English Heritage Legacy ID: 298881

Location: Upper Beeding, Horsham, West Sussex, BN44

County: West Sussex

District: Horsham

Civil Parish: Upper Beeding

Built-Up Area: Upper Beeding

Traditional County: Sussex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Sussex

Church of England Parish: Beeding St Peter and Bramber St Nicholas

Church of England Diocese: Chichester

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Listing Text

The Towers Convent
TQ 1910 25/3


Late C19 building in the style of a French chateau. Two main fronts forming
an L with circular turrets with conical roofs flanking each. Two storeys and
attic. Faced with cement, scored to imitate stone. Hipped slate roof. The
north-west fron has five pointed sash windows and three dormers. Castellated
parapet with machicolation. Pointed doorway leading into recessed porch.
Slit windows in the turrets. The south-west front has five ordinary sash windows
and four dormers. Large plain wing to east and single-storeyed chapel wing
to north.

Listing NGR: TQ1984310259

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

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