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Chapel Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Cowbeech, Hailsham, East Sussex

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Latitude: 50.9082 / 50°54'29"N

Longitude: 0.302 / 0°18'7"E

OS Eastings: 561943

OS Northings: 114601

OS Grid: TQ619146

Mapcode National: GBR MSJ.Z2G

Mapcode Global: FRA C6JP.TRZ

Plus Code: 9F22W852+7R

Entry Name: Chapel Cottage

Listing Date: 12 March 2001

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1246865

English Heritage Legacy ID: 486994

Location: Herstmonceux, Wealden, East Sussex, BN27

County: East Sussex

District: Wealden

Civil Parish: Herstmonceux

Traditional County: Sussex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): East Sussex

Church of England Parish: Herstmonceux All Saints

Church of England Diocese: Chichester

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Listing Text


981/13/10040 Chapel Cottage


Originally cottage and chapel, now house in one ownership. Cottage to west of c1750, former Baptist Chapel to east of c1800. Some C20 alterations. Cottage timberframed clad in weatherboarding on brick plinth with tiled roof, half-hipped to west and with brick chimneystack to the east. Two storeys; two windows. Two bay end chimneystack plan. Front elevation has two C19 casements to first floor, C20 sash to ground floor and doorcase with flat hood and brackets and C20 plank door. Side elevation has one six-pane and one four-pane fixed casement. Rear elevation has original sliding casements to first floor, traditional type casement to ground floor and C20 wood and tiled porch. Former chapel is also timberframed clad in weatherboarding with tiled roof, half-hipped to west. One storey; three windows. Westernmost window is a sash window with 12-panes. Others are now C20 french windows. Rear elevation has multi-paned window.
INTERIOR: Exposed frame of thin scantling.
HISTORY: Cottage was originally occupied by a carpenter or wheelwright c1750. The Baptist Chapel was de-consecrated c1950. Information provided by owner.

Listing NGR: TQ6194314601

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

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