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Anne of Cleves House wings Place

A Grade I Listed Building in Ditchling, East Sussex

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Latitude: 50.9211 / 50°55'16"N

Longitude: -0.1163 / 0°6'58"W

OS Eastings: 532499

OS Northings: 115208

OS Grid: TQ324152

Mapcode National: GBR KPB.1G4

Mapcode Global: FRA B6NN.SN0

Plus Code: 9C2XWVCM+FF

Entry Name: Anne of Cleves House wings Place

Listing Date: 17 March 1952

Last Amended: 27 September 1979

Grade: I

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1043969

English Heritage Legacy ID: 292860

Location: Ditchling, Lewes, East Sussex, BN6

County: East Sussex

District: Lewes

Civil Parish: Ditchling

Built-Up Area: Ditchling

Traditional County: Sussex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): East Sussex

Church of England Parish: Ditchling, Streat and Westmeston

Church of England Diocese: Chichester

Tagged with: English country house

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(south side)
No 24 Wings Place
(Anne of Cleves House)
(formerly listed under
East End Lane)
TQ 3215 20/309 17.3.52.

Never occupied by Anne of Cleves, but Ditchling Garden Manor was one of the
many manors in the district given to her by Henry VIII (See also Court Gardens,
Common Lane, Ditchling (qv)). L-shaped late C16 timber-framed building with
plaster infilling, the ground floor partly close-studded and partly rebuilt
in red brick. Tiled roof. Casement windows. Two storeys and attic. Four
windows. The west end of the front has its first floor oversailing on a moulded
bressummer and brackets, above which is a gable with ornamental timbering,
carved bargeboards and pendant, and a cove beneath the gable. Bay window of
2 tiers of 5 lights on ground floor with wooden mullions and transoms. Similar
oriel window on first floor with cove beneath it. Similar attic window of
4 lights in gable. The north wing has stone quoins, gable end with stone coping
and finials above the angles, also 4-centred brick doorway with dripstone over
and door of elaborate Gothic pattern. Its east wall has a brick chimney breast
with offsets on its north side and a pentice on its south side, a panel of
ornamental timbering on the first floor and outside steps leading up to a pointed
lunette window on the first floor. C18 stone urn in the forecourt. C16 fireplaces,
staircase and wall paintings.

Listing NGR: TQ3250315207

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