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Eckington House

A Grade II* Listed Building in Ripe, East Sussex

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Latitude: 50.871 / 50°52'15"N

Longitude: 0.146 / 0°8'45"E

OS Eastings: 551094

OS Northings: 110136

OS Grid: TQ510101

Mapcode National: GBR LRL.7QM

Mapcode Global: FRA C66S.SV3

Plus Code: 9F22V4CW+9C

Entry Name: Eckington House

Listing Date: 13 October 1952

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1182750

English Heritage Legacy ID: 295542

Location: Chalvington with Ripe, Wealden, East Sussex, BN8

County: East Sussex

Civil Parish: Chalvington with Ripe

Built-Up Area: Ripe

Traditional County: Sussex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): East Sussex

Church of England Parish: Ripe with Chalvington

Church of England Diocese: Chichester

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This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 15/11/2018

RIPE LANE (south side)
Eckington House

(Formerly listed as Eckington House, MAIN STREET)


L-shaped timber-framed house fronted with red brick in late C16 or early C17 but the back wing and possibly the whole building is older. Two storeys and cellar above ground, also attic in gable end. Two windows. Two small gables. Tiled roof. Windows in stone surrounds with dripstones over, those on the first floor being the original casements with stone mullions, but those on the ground floor altered in the C18. Gabled brick porch up nine steps with carved bressummer, bargeboards and pendant. Brick doorway with almost square head and iron-studded door of 24 panels. Brick chimney breast on the south wall. The back wing has some timber-framing and close-studding exposed on the first floor.

Listing NGR: TQ5109410136

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