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The Dial House

A Grade II* Listed Building in Westham, East Sussex

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Latitude: 50.8176 / 50°49'3"N

Longitude: 0.328 / 0°19'40"E

OS Eastings: 564085

OS Northings: 104585

OS Grid: TQ640045

Mapcode National: GBR NW1.RQD

Mapcode Global: FRA C6KY.5KP

Entry Name: The Dial House

Listing Date: 13 October 1952

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1028496

English Heritage Legacy ID: 295769

Location: Westham, Wealden, East Sussex, BN24

County: East Sussex

District: Wealden

Civil Parish: Westham

Built-Up Area: Westham

Traditional County: Sussex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): East Sussex

Church of England Parish: Westham St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Chichester

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Listing Text

(south side)
No 82
TQ 6404 38/242 (The Dial House)


Good example of a restored C15 timber-framed house, the first floor above
a moulded bressummer close-studded with curved braces arranged in pairs ornamentally
and with cement infilling, the ground floor underbuilt and refaced with cement.
Hipped tiled roof. Modern casement windows except one original oriel windows
on the first floor consisting of 2 tiers of 5 lights with wooden mullions
and transom, old green glass and cove beneath. Two storeys, 3 windows.
The front has a stone in it with the date 1662 and the initials H.W.M, on
it. This was found elsewhere in the mid C19 by the then owner of the house
the Reverend Richard King, Curate of Pevensey, and incorporated in this building.
The east wall is tile-hung, the west wall of red brick and grey headers in
alternate courses. To the west of the house are 3 gate-piers of red brick
and flints surmounted by lions sejant holding shields.

Listing NGR: TQ6408204581

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

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