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Old Court House

A Grade II Listed Building in Worthing, West Sussex

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.8125 / 50°48'44"N

Longitude: -0.424 / 0°25'26"W

OS Eastings: 511129

OS Northings: 102620

OS Grid: TQ111026

Mapcode National: GBR GL3.TX8

Mapcode Global: FRA B60Y.DMX

Plus Code: 9C2XRH6G+XC

Entry Name: Old Court House

Listing Date: 21 May 1976

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1250240

English Heritage Legacy ID: 432517

Location: Worthing, West Sussex, BN12

County: West Sussex

Electoral Ward/Division: Goring

Built-Up Area: Worthing

Traditional County: Sussex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Sussex

Church of England Parish: Goring-by-Sea St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Chichester

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Listing Text

GORING ROAD
1.
5406
(North Side)
Goring-by-Sea
Old Court House
TQ 10 SW 24/232
II
2.
2 storeys. Front range probably circa 1840, but incorporating earlier thick walling
(probably stone) and remains of former external stair at east end. Symmetrical,
rendered front, with 2-storeyed gabled projection in centre, forming porch below.
3 widely-spaced sash windows, with glazing bars in upper storey only. Double doors
to porch of 3 panels (the top glazed). Slate roof. Partly external gable chimneys.
Rear range probably C18 but formed out of earlier work. Brick. Somewhat shorter
in length than the front range. Irregular fenestration; 5 windows above (one blind
and the left-hand a horizontal sash); 3 windows and left-hand door below. All sashes
and glazing bars absent only from upper right-hand one. Slate roof with off-centre
ridge chimney. Trap-door in north-west of house said to lead to dungeon of former
court.

Listing NGR: TQ1112902620

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

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