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Simmonds Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Copthorne, West Sussex

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Latitude: 51.139 / 51°8'20"N

Longitude: -0.1212 / 0°7'16"W

OS Eastings: 531538

OS Northings: 139427

OS Grid: TQ315394

Mapcode National: GBR KLM.D67

Mapcode Global: VHGSQ.VM9P

Entry Name: Simmonds Cottage

Listing Date: 23 November 1993

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1039928

English Heritage Legacy ID: 361821

Location: Worth, Mid Sussex, West Sussex, RH10

County: West Sussex

District: Mid Sussex

Civil Parish: Worth

Built-Up Area: Copthorne

Traditional County: Sussex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Sussex

Church of England Parish: Copthorne St John the Evangelist

Church of England Diocese: Chichester

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Listing Text

The following building shall be added to the list;

TQ 33 NW
(south side), Copthorne
2/10008 Simmonds Cottage

House . C1580-1620, refronted in early C19 with C20
fenestration and C20 extensions to north east and north west
in matching style using some old materials. Timber-framed,
refronted in brick (painted) on ground floor and tile hung on
first floor but square framing visible on south elevation.
Tiled roof with tall external brick chimneystack;to west with
some exposed timber visible behind it. Two bay end
chimneystack house with integral outshot. Two storeys; 2
windows. C20 casements. Interior has exposed frame with curved
tension braces to first floor. Ground floor has chamfered
spine beam and floor joists with carpenters' marks. Open
fireplace with bread oven, salt shelf and ham smoking platform
above. A large section of wattle and daub is preserved next to
the main chimney. Remains of sockets for window mullions.
Split lath and daub remains in west wall. Further inglenook to
north. Stone-lined well to SW corner.

Listing NGR: TQ3153839427

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

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