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A Grade II Listed Building in Steyning, West Sussex

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Latitude: 50.9051 / 50°54'18"N

Longitude: -0.3091 / 0°18'32"W

OS Eastings: 518989

OS Northings: 113103

OS Grid: TQ189131

Mapcode National: GBR HLM.0PT

Mapcode Global: FRA B67Q.3DX

Entry Name: Wyckham Farm Cottage wyckham Farmhouse

Listing Date: 9 May 1980

Last Amended: 29 November 1993

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1180686

English Heritage Legacy ID: 298768

Location: Steyning, Horsham, West Sussex, BN44

County: West Sussex

District: Horsham

Civil Parish: Steyning

Traditional County: Sussex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Sussex

Church of England Parish: Steyning St Andrew

Church of England Diocese: Chichester

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Listing Text

In the entry for;

Wyckham Farmhouse

The entry shall be amended to read;

13/170 Wyckham Farmhouse and
Wyckham Farm Cottage


Former farmhouse and farm cottage. East part, Wyckham Farm
Cottage and part of Wyckham Farmhouse, comprises late
Mediaeval former open hall-house of 2 bays, altered and
lengthened in the early C17, and with two parallel ranges to
west (Wyckham Farmhouse) added in C18 and c1800. C20
fenestration. East part timber-framed, clad in red brick with
some grey headers in English bond, the end bay in English
Garden Wall bond with flint patch below. Horsham stone slab
roof with gablets. Brick inserted chimneystack. Two
storeys;4:3 windows. C20 casements. To extreme east is C18
outshot with C20 dormer. Plinth. Early to mid C19 porch
converted into a window bay. To the west are two parallel
ranges of red brick in Flemish bond with Horsham stone slab
roofs, C20 windows and C20 porch. Wyckham Farm Cottage has a
lounge of 2 bays with wide wooden bressumer with marks of
crane on stone open fireplace with breadoven with cambered
entrance. Chamfered spine beam and floor joists of square
section. Kitchen retains early C19 basket-grate, copper and
bread oven. First floor has exposed tie beams, jowled posts
and chamfered beams with lamb's tongue stops. Attic, not
accessible at time of survey, reported to have two crownposts
and smoke -blackened timbers. Wyckham Farmhouse contains one
bay of timber-framed house on first floor and basement. C18
wings have been gutted in C20. In 1565, John Culpeper died
seized of 1/3 of the manor of Little Wyckham in Steyning, held
of Bramber manor as a 1/3 fee. In 1571, his son Thomas had
disposed of it in return for an annuity of four pounds. The
existing buildings are shown on an estate map of 1752.
[See "History of the county of Sussex" by T P Hudson Vol VI
Part I Bramber Rape.]


5404 Wyckham Farmhouse

TQ 11 SE 13/170


East half C17. Red brick and grey headers alternately. Horizontally-sliding
sash windows. West half comprises two parallel ranges. C19. Red brick. Modern
windows. Horsham slab roof to whole house. Two C19 gabled porches.

Listing NGR: TQ1898913103

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