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Latitude: 51.1162 / 51°6'58"N
Longitude: -0.1894 / 0°11'21"W
OS Eastings: 526827
OS Northings: 136771
OS Grid: TQ268367
Mapcode National: GBR JKD.T3K
Mapcode Global: VHGSW.N6RN
Entry Name: National Westminster Bank
Listing Date: 21 June 1948
Last Amended: 23 February 1983
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1187086
English Heritage Legacy ID: 363350
Location: Crawley, West Sussex, RH10
County: West Sussex
Electoral Ward/Division: Northgate
Built-Up Area: Crawley
Traditional County: Sussex
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Sussex
Church of England Parish: Crawley St John the Baptist
Church of England Diocese: Chichester
(National Westminster Bank)
(formerly listed as
TQ 2636 NE 5/27 21.6.48 The Punch Bowl)
Early C15 timber-framed hall-house of Wealden type. Five bays in all. The hall of
2 bays. Two storeys timber-framed with plaster infilling and brick to ground floor on
stone base. Old tiled roof hipped at south end with gablet. External brick chimney
stack to north with semi-circular projection containing bread oven. Four renewed
casement windows. The upper storeys of the north and south ends are jettied and their
wall plates are extended in advance of the middle section and supported on curved
Hall of 2 bays with open timber roof, cambered tie-beam carrying plain King-post
supporting collar and central purlin. A chimney and floor inserted in C16 and extended
northward one bay within 100 years of the original buildings, contains ground and first
floor rooms, first floor oversailing to the south and underbuilt in brick in the late
Cl7 or early C18. Modern back additions to east. The building was once a farmhouse known
as The Mitchells.
(See V C H Sussex VII, 145
Sussex Archaeological Collections Vol LV (1912) pp 139-143, and Sussex County
Magazine iv 16, 17).
Listing NGR: TQ2682736771
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