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Remains of Priest's House, About 8 Metres North North West of the West End of St Leonard's Church

A Grade II Listed Building in Newhaven, East Sussex

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Latitude: 50.8045 / 50°48'16"N

Longitude: 0.0625 / 0°3'44"E

OS Eastings: 545422

OS Northings: 102578

OS Grid: TQ454025

Mapcode National: GBR LS7.JM5

Mapcode Global: FRA C60Z.44N

Plus Code: 9F22R336+RX

Entry Name: Remains of Priest's House, About 8 Metres North North West of the West End of St Leonard's Church

Listing Date: 20 May 1949

Last Amended: 10 February 1993

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1206304

English Heritage Legacy ID: 374204

Location: Newhaven, Lewes, East Sussex, BN9

County: East Sussex

Civil Parish: Newhaven

Built-Up Area: Newhaven

Traditional County: Sussex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): East Sussex

Church of England Parish: Denton with South Heighton and Tarring Neville

Church of England Diocese: Chichester

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Listing Text


769-1/5/20 Remains of Priest's House, about 8m
20/05/49 NNW of the West end of St Leonard's
(Formerly Listed as:
Remains of the Priest's House in NW
corner of churchyard adj Parish Hall)


Remains of Priest's house, now walls, sections of which form a
garage (not included). Circa 1300, incorporated into a garage
early-mid C20. Knapped flint, Caen stone dressings. Plan: a
10m length of wall, about 4m high, with a parallel length of
wall to the N of lesser extent, garage between at W end. The
southern wall facing onto the churchyard has the remains of a
trefoil-headed lancet window at first floor level, and remains
of a square-headed opening below to the E. The western end of
the wall obscured by ivy at time of survey (May 1989) and
generally in poor condition.
A number of medieval buildings stood in the vicinity of the
churchyard and were swept away during the C18.
(Horsfield T W: A History of Sussex: 1827-).

Listing NGR: TQ4542202578

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

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