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The Old Clergy House

A Grade II* Listed Building in Alfriston, East Sussex

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Latitude: 50.8061 / 50°48'22"N

Longitude: 0.1578 / 0°9'27"E

OS Eastings: 552131

OS Northings: 102951

OS Grid: TQ521029

Mapcode National: GBR LSC.BPW

Mapcode Global: FRA C66Y.Z4N

Entry Name: The Old Clergy House

Listing Date: 13 October 1952

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1191431

English Heritage Legacy ID: 294939

Location: Alfriston, Wealden, East Sussex, BN26

County: East Sussex

District: Wealden

Civil Parish: Alfriston

Built-Up Area: Alfriston

Traditional County: Sussex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): East Sussex

Church of England Parish: Alfriston with Lullington

Church of England Diocese: Chichester

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Listing Text

The Old Clergy House Old Clergy House
TQ 5202 39/91 13.lO.52


This was the first building and second property acquired by the National
Trust. It has a stone tablet on it recording that "The old Vicarage of
Alfriston, which had fallen into decay, was bought and repaired by the
National Trust, 1898". C14 timber-framed and close-studded building of wealden
type with plaster infilling. Each end projects, the first floor of the east
projection oversailing on brackets. Curved braces and brackets to eaves
of recessed centre. Ripped thatched roof. Casement windows with diamond-shaped
panes, one being an oriel. Brick chimney breast on west wall. The interior
retains its open hall with crown-post exposed.

Listing NGR: TQ5212902950

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

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