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Coates Castle

A Grade II Listed Building in Fittleworth, West Sussex

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Latitude: 50.9496 / 50°56'58"N

Longitude: -0.5882 / 0°35'17"W

OS Eastings: 499271

OS Northings: 117633

OS Grid: SU992176

Mapcode National: GBR FH0.G39

Mapcode Global: FRA 96NL.NP9

Plus Code: 9C2XWCX6+RP

Entry Name: Coates Castle

Listing Date: 22 February 1955

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1238470

English Heritage Legacy ID: 300470

Location: Fittleworth, Chichester, West Sussex, RH20

County: West Sussex

District: Chichester

Civil Parish: Fittleworth

Traditional County: Sussex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Sussex

Church of England Parish: Burton with Coates

Church of England Diocese: Chichester

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13/220 Coates Castle


Mansion. Now flats. Early C19 castellated mansion built by John King. Two
storeys. Five windows. Faced with Roman cement. The east front has a projecting
centre portion with a castellated gable over it containing a cartouche and flanked by
buttresses. Four-centred doorway. The flanking window bays are also edged with
buttresses. Then to the north is a plain portion with a plain gable and an
octangonal turret, of which the top storey has recently been removed. There is a
similar turret of three storeys at the south end but recessed. There was originally
a further north wing, but this had been demolished. To the north-east is a long
projecting wing of one storey which backs onto the stable yard. Four windows.
Castellated parapet. At the east end is a tower of three storeys and one window
and beyond this a further portion of two storeys and two windows.

Listing NGR: SU9927117633

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