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The Old House

A Grade II* Listed Building in Southbourne, West Sussex

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Latitude: 50.8428 / 50°50'34"N

Longitude: -0.9128 / 0°54'46"W

OS Eastings: 476643

OS Northings: 105370

OS Grid: SU766053

Mapcode National: GBR CF8.41K

Mapcode Global: FRA 86ZW.26T

Entry Name: The Old House

Listing Date: 6 January 1995

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1221938

English Heritage Legacy ID: 413896

Location: Southbourne, Chichester, West Sussex, PO10

County: West Sussex

District: Chichester

Civil Parish: Southbourne

Built-Up Area: Emsworth

Traditional County: Sussex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Sussex

Church of England Parish: Southbourne St John the Evangelist

Church of England Diocese: Chichester

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Listing Text

The following building shall be added to the list;

SU 7605 Prinstead

27/513 The Old House

GV II* (star)

House. Possibly C14 aisled house converted into a lobby entrance house in the early C17.
Refenestrated in the C19. Timberframed, with frame including midrail and curved braces
visible on the outside, on painted stone plinth. Painted brick infill. Steeply pitched hipped
thatched roof with off central and end brick stacks. One storey and attics; 3 windows. Gabled
dormers. C19 casements, except for early C17 mullion to north, and C20 doorcase. North bay
has joists of square section on the ground floor. Central bay (formerly open hall) has open
fireplace with bressumer, salt niche and spine beam with 2 inch chamfer with lambstongue
stop. C19 winder stair. First floor has chamfered crownpost with 2 headbraces, one missing,
and arched braced tie beam. Rafters are sans-purlin suggesting C14 date. Ground floor has
sawn off passing brace suggesting aisled hall. South bay partially restored following fire.

Listing NGR: SU7664305370

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

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