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Mount Pleasant Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Chalvington with Ripe, East Sussex

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Latitude: 50.8717 / 50°52'18"N

Longitude: 0.1776 / 0°10'39"E

OS Eastings: 553316

OS Northings: 110280

OS Grid: TQ533102

Mapcode National: GBR MSY.9QC

Mapcode Global: FRA C68S.M25

Entry Name: Mount Pleasant Farmhouse

Listing Date: 12 August 1981

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1192716

English Heritage Legacy ID: 295013

Location: Chalvington with Ripe, Wealden, East Sussex, BN27

County: East Sussex

District: Wealden

Civil Parish: Chalvington with 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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Listing Text

The entry for:-

CHALVINGTON Mount Pleasant
1. Farmhouse

TQ 51 SW 11/521


Shall be replaced by:-

5208 CHALVINGTON Mount Pleasant Farmhouse

TQ 51 SW 11/521

Farmhouse. Late C16, refronted in early C19 and refenestrated mainly in late C19. Large later C20 extensions to north west are not of special interest. EXTERIOR: Timberframed building refaced on ground floor with brick, now painted, and tile-hung to first floor. Hipped tiled roof with gablets, catslide to rear and central brick chimneystack. Four bay lobby entrance plan. Two storeys: four windows. Mainly late C19 casements. Doorcase opposite central chimneystack but later C20 French window to left. South west side has C20 chimneystack and two C20 windows. North side has C20 one storey extension with hipped roof. Large 1978 two storey extension and conservatory attached to north west.
INTERIOR: Ground floor northern bay has rough hewn floor joists. Adjoining room has spine beam with two and a half inch spine beam with quirk and tongue, open fireplace with wooden bressumer with quirk and tongue moulding and panelled cupboards. Ceiling beams also exposed to southern part. Some posts are visible and framing to the rear wall. First floor has frame with midrail and jowled posts to ends and two and a half bays of rear wall. Sockets for diamond mullioned windows are visible to the former rear wall. Roof has pegged rafters and clasped purlin and queenpost roof. Late C19 or early C20 staircase with square balusters.

Listing NGR: TQ5331610280

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