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Smugglers Steps

A Grade II Listed Building in Walberton, West Sussex

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Latitude: 50.8437 / 50°50'37"N

Longitude: -0.6168 / 0°37'0"W

OS Eastings: 497484

OS Northings: 105819

OS Grid: SU974058

Mapcode National: GBR FJB.0WK

Mapcode Global: FRA 96LV.X4Z

Plus Code: 9C2XR9VM+F7

Entry Name: Smugglers Steps

Listing Date: 18 October 1991

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1237843

English Heritage Legacy ID: 415157

Location: Walberton, Arun, West Sussex, BN18

County: West Sussex

Civil Parish: Walberton

Built-Up Area: Westergate

Traditional County: Sussex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Sussex

Church of England Parish: Walberton

Church of England Diocese: Chichester

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8/515 Smugglers Steps


House. Late C17, 2 bay timber framed building with C18, 1 bay
extensions either end, with C19 extensions to right hand side and some
C20 alterations. Exterior refronted in C18, painted brick in English
bond. Renewed tiled roof with off central C17 stack to left side and
end right C18 chimneystack. 1½ storeys 5 windows. Attic has 2 gabled
dormers with C20 casements. One ground floor window to right of
doorcase has original cambered arch. Mid C20 gabled brick porch. To
right is C19 1 storey extension of flint and brick, now painted. C18
catslide to rear. Interior has late C17 spine beam with 1½ inch
chamfer and elaborate stop. Open fireplace with 2 spice alcoves and
apertures to bread oven. Obverse of open fireplace has curious narrow
cupboard with ribbed stone top. First floor rear wall has jowled posts
with midrail diagonal braces. Roof has collar beam and rafters. C17,
3 plank door on pintle hinges.

Listing NGR: SU9748205817

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