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Lancing College, Fields House

A Grade II Listed Building in Lancing, West Sussex

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Latitude: 50.8468 / 50°50'48"N

Longitude: -0.3048 / 0°18'17"W

OS Eastings: 519438

OS Northings: 106620

OS Grid: TQ194066

Mapcode National: GBR HM6.V1L

Mapcode Global: FRA B67V.R30

Entry Name: Lancing College, Fields House

Listing Date: 2 December 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1027861

English Heritage Legacy ID: 297366

Location: Lancing, Adur, West Sussex, BN15

County: West Sussex

District: Adur

Civil Parish: Lancing

Traditional County: Sussex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Sussex

Church of England Parish: Lancing St James the Less

Church of England Diocese: Chichester

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Listing Text

TQ 10 NE
SP/168 Lancing College,
Fields House

Part of school. 1910-12 by Maxwell Ayrton F.R.I.B.A in Gothic style. Built of knapped
flints with Sussex sandstone dressings and tiled roof. 2 storeys, irregular fenestration
East elevation has central feature of a 2 storeyed splayed bay with crenellated parapet
and 3 cambered headed casement windows, those on the ground floor being taller and
having heraldic stained glass to tile windows. Decorative band between floors. End
gabled feature with 1 window flanked by offset buttresses. 10 other windows to 1st
floor alternately 2 and 3 light cambered headed casements. Ground floor has 16 mullioned
and transomed windows with trefoliated heads set in blank arcading and separated by
buttresses. West elevation has central and end gabled features with coping, kneelers
and offset buttresses with mullioned windows and door in cambered stone arch in end
gable. 1st floor has 10 other mullioned windows, alternately 2 and 3 light and a
projecting ground floor with 16 mullioned and transomed windows with trefoliated heads
set in blank arches separated by buttresses. Plinth.

Listing NGR: TQ1975806183

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