This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.
We don't have any photos of this building yet. Why don't you be the first to send us one?
Latitude: 50.9286 / 50°55'43"N
Longitude: 0.3961 / 0°23'45"E
OS Eastings: 568480
OS Northings: 117086
OS Grid: TQ684170
Mapcode National: GBR NTS.QY6
Mapcode Global: FRA C6QN.83Y
Entry Name: Ashburnham Furnace (Pay Cottage)
Listing Date: 3 August 1961
Last Amended: 13 May 1987
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1229924
English Heritage Legacy ID: 292083
Location: Ashburnham, Rother, East Sussex, TN33
County: East Sussex
Civil Parish: Ashburnham
Traditional County: Sussex
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): East Sussex
Church of England Parish: Ashburnham St Peter
Church of England Diocese: Chichester
TQ 61 NE ASHBURNHAM LAKEHURST LANE
20/26 Nos 1, 2 and 3 Ashburnham
Furnace, (Pay Cottage).
3.8.61 (formerly-listed as
Ashburnham Furnace (Three
Former furnace, now 3 cottages C17 and C18. The main portion comprising the
North East and centre cottages is timber-framed. The portion comprising the
South West cottage is an C18 addition. The whole building is fronted with red
brick and grey headers on ground floor and tile-hung above. Tiled roof. Casement
windows with diamond-shaped leaded lights. 2 storeys. 4 windows. The C18
addition (Pay Cottage) has a half-hipped gable end containing an attic window
and a doorway with flat hood on brackets. This was the last furnace in Sussex
at which iron was smelted. It was in operation as late as 1825, though most
of the Sussex furnaces had ceased to work about 50 years before.
Listing NGR: TQ6848017086
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
Other nearby listed buildings