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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
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
LINDFIELD RURAL BUTTERBOX LANE
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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