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Grove Farm

A Grade II Listed Building in Ashurst Wood, West Sussex

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.1108 / 51°6'38"N

Longitude: 0.0441 / 0°2'38"E

OS Eastings: 543188

OS Northings: 136597

OS Grid: TQ431365

Mapcode National: GBR LNK.60J

Mapcode Global: VHHQG.QB6T

Entry Name: Grove Farm

Listing Date: 15 May 1997

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1245461

English Heritage Legacy ID: 468682

Location: Ashurst Wood, Mid Sussex, West Sussex, RH19

County: West Sussex

Civil Parish: Ashurst Wood

Traditional County: Sussex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Sussex

Church of England Parish: Forest Row

Church of England Diocese: Chichester

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Listing Text

TQ 43 NW
658//10003

EAST GRINSTEAD
CANSIRON LANE (east side),
Hartfield
Grove Farm

II

House, formerly farmhouse. C16 or earlier 2-bay building extended by one bay to east c1800. Timber-framed, mainly clad in weatherboarding on sandstone plinth but east bay has red brick ground floor in Flemish bond with some grey headers and tiled first floor. Half-hipped tiled roof with one off central brick chimneystack.
EXTERIOR: 2 storeys; irregular fenestration of C19 and C20 casements, some with leaded lights. North front has C18 plank door on pintle hinges. West side has gabled porch.
INTERIOR: exposed frame including curved tension braces to first floor. An inspection of the roof was not possible but this is probably of queen-post type. Ground floor has open fireplace with wooden bressumer and two spice alcoves possibly replacing earlier smoke bay. Late C18 winder staircase. First floor has old floorboards and central room has plank cupboard at side of chimneystack and open fireplace, now with C19 cast-iron firegrate.

Listing NGR: TQ4318836597

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

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