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Oakwood Preparatory School

A Grade II Listed Building in Funtington, West Sussex

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Latitude: 50.8539 / 50°51'14"N

Longitude: -0.8265 / 0°49'35"W

OS Eastings: 482700

OS Northings: 106700

OS Grid: SU827067

Mapcode National: GBR DGJ.7WD

Mapcode Global: FRA 964V.5V6

Plus Code: 9C2XV53F+HC

Entry Name: Oakwood Preparatory School

Listing Date: 5 June 1958

Last Amended: 28 January 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1231989

English Heritage Legacy ID: 300866

ID on this website: 101231989

Location: Chichester, West Sussex, PO18

County: West Sussex

District: Chichester

Civil Parish: Funtington

Traditional County: Sussex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Sussex

Church of England Parish: Funtington and West Stoke with Sennicotts

Church of England Diocese: Chichester

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12/416 Oakwood Preparatory School
(Formerly listed as
5.6.58 Oakwood House)

- II

Large house built for William Dearling about 1811. Architect probably James
Elmes. The main front facing west has two storeys and seven windows.
Stuccoed, ground floor rusticated with string course above. Eaves cornice.
Slate roof. Glazing bars intact. Slightly curved bay in centre with iron
balcony on first floor. Later in the C19 a pavilion has been added at the
north end which is joined to the house by a corridor with a colonnade of four
Doric columns in front of it. The entrance front has two storeys and attic,
four windows, three dormers and a wide portico with twin columns. To the
north-west is a one storey wing with an Italianate loggia over.

Listing NGR: SU8270006700

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