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Latitude: 50.9307 / 50°55'50"N
Longitude: -0.2672 / 0°16'2"W
OS Eastings: 521863
OS Northings: 116009
OS Grid: TQ218160
Mapcode National: GBR HL8.K8Q
Mapcode Global: FRA B6BN.1QS
Entry Name: Backsettown
Listing Date: 15 March 1955
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1027392
English Heritage Legacy ID: 298479
Location: Henfield, Horsham, West Sussex, BN5
County: West Sussex
Civil Parish: Henfield
Built-Up Area: Henfield
Traditional County: Sussex
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Sussex
Church of England Parish: Henfield St Peter
Church of England Diocese: Chichester
HENFIELD WEST END LANE
TQ 2116 19/227 15.3.55
Originally called East Henfield, later "Eackside-of-the-Town", which has been corrupted
into Backsettown. L-shaped C16 or earlier timber-framed building with red brick
infilling. The south-east wing is the older portion which contained the hall.
The south front of the west wing and west front of the south-east wing have been
refaced with red brick, grey headers and red mathematical tiles. Hipped roof of
Horsham slabs. Casement windows. Two storeys. Two windows to each wing. Stepped
stone and brick chimney breast on north wall. The south-east wing has a small porch
with a pediment-containing a door of four moulded panels. West wing has a doorway
with flat hood and door of six moulded panels.
Listing NGR: TQ2186316009
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