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Old Workhouse Cottages

A Grade II Listed Building in Steyning, West Sussex

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Latitude: 50.8914 / 50°53'28"N

Longitude: -0.3328 / 0°19'58"W

OS Eastings: 517354

OS Northings: 111532

OS Grid: TQ173115

Mapcode National: GBR HLS.0P1

Mapcode Global: FRA B66R.65P

Entry Name: Old Workhouse Cottages

Listing Date: 15 March 1955

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1180708

English Heritage Legacy ID: 298770

Location: Steyning, Horsham, West Sussex, BN44

County: West Sussex

District: Horsham

Civil Parish: Steyning

Built-Up Area: 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

Nos 1, 2 and 3
Old Workhouse Cottages
TQ 1711 24/156 15.3.55


L-shaped medieval timber-framed building of "wealden" type, originally a hall
house, later converted into the Parish Poor-house and now three cottages. The
ground floor has been rebuilt in red and brown brick. Plaster infilling and
curved braces above. The projecting wings oversail on the protruding ends of
the floor joists and bressummers. Curved braces support the eaves of the recessed
centre. Hipped slate roof, probably thated originally. Horizontally-sliding
sash windows. Two storeys. Four windows. The L-wing behind with squares of
plaster infilling is contemporary or very little after the main building. Crown
post roof inside.

Listing NGR: TQ1735411532

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

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