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Latitude: 50.9574 / 50°57'26"N
Longitude: -0.2764 / 0°16'35"W
OS Eastings: 521148
OS Northings: 118971
OS Grid: TQ211189
Mapcode National: GBR HKW.WFL
Mapcode Global: FRA B69L.43K
Entry Name: Ewhurst Manor
Listing Date: 15 March 1955
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1027328
English Heritage Legacy ID: 298638
Location: Shermanbury, Horsham, West Sussex, RH13
County: West Sussex
Civil Parish: Shermanbury
Traditional County: Sussex
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Sussex
Church of England Parish: Shermanbury St Giles
Church of England Diocese: Chichester
SHERMANBURY BRIGHTON ROAD
TQ 21 NW 9/321 15.3.55
Thomas Peverel built a moated manor house here in the reign of Edward I. The moat
remains but of the building itself the only survival is the Gateway with the porter's
lodge attached to it. The house now on the site is part of a C16 house, originally
of larger dimensions. It is an L-shaped timber-framed building with red brick infilling,
the south front refaced on the ground floor with red brick and above tile hung. Tiled
roof. Casement windows. The east front has a stone chimney breast with a crow-stepped
brick stack and another chimney breast in the centre which is now converted into
a bay. Two windows 3 windows to each wing. Photograph in the National Buildings
Record. Article in the Sussex County Magazine Volume 3, page 797.
Listing NGR: TQ2114818971
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