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Potters Field

A Grade II Listed Building in Albourne, West Sussex

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Latitude: 50.9392 / 50°56'21"N

Longitude: -0.2029 / 0°12'10"W

OS Eastings: 526359

OS Northings: 117063

OS Grid: TQ263170

Mapcode National: GBR JMP.3HL

Mapcode Global: FRA B6GM.GRK

Plus Code: 9C2XWQQW+MR

Entry Name: Potters Field

Listing Date: 4 July 2001

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1245936

English Heritage Legacy ID: 487707

Location: Albourne, Mid Sussex, West Sussex, BN6

County: West Sussex

Civil Parish: Albourne

Built-Up Area: Albourne

Traditional County: Sussex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Sussex

Church of England Parish: Albourne, Sayers Common and Twineham

Church of England Diocese: Chichester

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Listing Text


1144/0/10059 HENFIELD ROAD
04-JUL-01 Potters Field


Farmhouse, later subdivided into two cottages. Early C17 building of three bays with further bay added to north in C19 when probably the roof was heightened and the building refenestrated. Some C20 extensions. Earlier part timberframed with frame exposed to west front with brick infill, east front with brick ground floor and first floor weatherboarded, (probably over timberframing) south bay brick, north side tile-hung, weatherboarded north east gable and brick C20 porches and leanto extension to south east. Slate roof with external brick chimneystack to north and ridge brick chimneystack between third and fourth bay to south. Two storeys: irregular fenestration, mainly C19 horizontally sliding casements. Plan form is three bay end chimneystack house with C19 addition to south .
EXTERIOR: West or entrance front exposed timberframing has midrail and diagonal braces to northern two bays. Several courses of painted brick above tie beam. Upper floor has one double and one triple sliding sash. Ground floor has right side triple sliding sash, central four-pane fixed casement and left side three-light casement. Two C20 brick lean-to porches. North elevation tile-hung with C19 casement to first floor and small window to ground floor within chimneybreast. East front has projecting weatherboarded bay to north with casemernt window having leaded lights to ground floor. C19 casement in adjoining bay. Two C20 leanto additions. South elevation has one sliding casement.
INTERIOR: Open fireplace with wooden bressumer to ground floor, exposed beams and plank doors. Southernmost staircase is an C18 or early C19 winder staircase. Smaller open fireplace to north wall flanked by cupboard with L-hinges. Top of wall frame and jowled posts visible. Penultimate south bay has some old floorboartds and timberframed end wall (formerly external wall) with jowled posts and diagonal braces. C19 cast iron fireplace to southern bay.

Listing NGR: TQ2552616244

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