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The Crows Nest

A Grade II Listed Building in Maresfield, East Sussex

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Latitude: 51.0393 / 51°2'21"N

Longitude: 0.104 / 0°6'14"E

OS Eastings: 547604

OS Northings: 128762

OS Grid: TQ476287

Mapcode National: GBR LPD.P4C

Mapcode Global: FRA C63C.NB3

Entry Name: The Crows Nest

Listing Date: 31 December 1982

Last Amended: 8 September 1983

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1028470

English Heritage Legacy ID: 295889

Location: Maresfield, Wealden, East Sussex, TN22

County: East Sussex

District: Wealden

Civil Parish: Maresfield

Traditional County: Sussex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): East Sussex

Church of England Parish: Fairwarp Christ Church

Church of England Diocese: Chichester

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Listing Text

In the entry for BUXTED GORSEY DOWN
The Crow's Nest

the address shall be amended to read DUDDLES WELL WELL
The Crow's Nest


TQ42NE 19/800 The Crow's Nest
Built in 1904 by M H Baillie Scott and originally called Bregnehueset.
Probably built for Simmons family. A symmetrical plan. Two storeys rendered
with tiled roof. Casement windows. The street elevation has 3 'en suite'
gables visually linked by an outcurve of one corner which also acts as a
buttress and supports the diagonally placed roof above the entrance porch. The
principal or garden elevation of 4 bays has 2 projecting gabled wings enclosing
a curved sun terrace. There is a corner conical shaped ground floor projection
to encompass a sitting room window seat and doorcase with a curved pediment
containing a glass and enamelled has relief said to be by Burne Jones. The
interior contains a lounge hall with three-quarter panelling and some inlaid
work to fireplace surround, a drawing room with copper hood to fireplace flanked
by inglenook seats, bookcases and stained glass windows, a dining room with
three-quarter wooden panelling and fireplace with copper hood and principal
bedroom with barred vaulted ceiling and 15 foot wide inglenook with benches,
cabinets and bookcases.

Listing NGR: TQ4760428762

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

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