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West Preston Manor School

A Grade II Listed Building in Rustington, West Sussex

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Latitude: 50.8117 / 50°48'42"N

Longitude: -0.4924 / 0°29'32"W

OS Eastings: 506315

OS Northings: 102431

OS Grid: TQ063024

Mapcode National: GBR GL6.2B1

Mapcode Global: FRA 96VY.J0J

Entry Name: West Preston Manor School

Listing Date: 20 September 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1027552

English Heritage Legacy ID: 298044

Location: Rustington, Arun, West Sussex, BN16

County: West Sussex

District: Arun

Civil Parish: Rustington

Built-Up Area: Littlehampton

Traditional County: Sussex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Sussex

Church of England Parish: Rushington

Church of England Diocese: Chichester

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Listing Text

TQ 0602

STATION ROAD (south side)
West Preston Manor School


An L-shaped building which encloses a late medieval hall-house, the remains of a late
C18 house, and a Victorian wing of c.1860. The north wing has a flint faced
exterior of 2 storeys Red brick window dressings. 5 windows, mainly altered casements.

Half-hipped slate roof. Internally, the wing is a late medieval hall-house with
exposed beams and smoke blackened rafters. In the late C16 to early C17 a floor
and a brick chimney stack with 2 inglenooks were inserted. The south wing of c.1860
is of 2 storeys, partly knapped and partly squared flintwork of higher elevation than
the north wing. Hipped slate roof. 2 triple sashes. The wing retains a late C18
staircase and door-case and some good internal features of c.1860 including ovolo
moulded cornices, marble fireplaces with brackets or engaged Tuscan columns, and
gilded pelmets.

Listing NGR: TQ0631502431

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

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