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A Grade II Listed Building in Lindfield Rural, West Sussex

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Latitude: 50.9951 / 50°59'42"N

Longitude: -0.0242 / 0°1'26"W

OS Eastings: 538752

OS Northings: 123599

OS Grid: TQ387235

Mapcode National: GBR KNH.DQS

Mapcode Global: FRA B6VH.0DL

Entry Name: Massetts

Listing Date: 11 May 1983

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1180844

English Heritage Legacy ID: 302690

Location: Lindfield Rural, Mid Sussex, West Sussex, RH17

County: West Sussex

District: Mid Sussex

Civil Parish: Lindfield Rural

Traditional County: Sussex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Sussex

Church of England Parish: Scaynes Hill St Augustine

Church of England Diocese: Chichester

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Listing Text

TQ 32 SE 17/344

C17 or earlier L-shaped timber-framed building, restored and enlarged.
Two storeys and attic. Four windows. One dormer. The ground floor of the
main wing has been rebuilt in red brick and grey headers. Above the timbering
is exposed with plaster infilling, the south end tile-hung. The west wing is
faced with ashlar on the ground floor and red brick above. Overhanging gable
in centre of main front. Gable end facing north. Tiled roof. Casement windows.
Lady Wolseley, the Sussex authoress and daughter of the Field Marshall, lived
here from 1917 to 1927, and the house is illustrated and described in her book
"The Smaller Manor Houses of Sussex".

Listing NGR: TQ3875223599

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