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The Old Palace

A Grade I Listed Building in Worthing, West Sussex

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Latitude: 50.8246 / 50°49'28"N

Longitude: -0.3932 / 0°23'35"W

OS Eastings: 513272

OS Northings: 104010

OS Grid: TQ132040

Mapcode National: GBR HMG.9D7

Mapcode Global: FRA B62X.DN6

Plus Code: 9C2XRJF4+RP

Entry Name: The Old Palace

Listing Date: 11 October 1949

Grade: I

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1250618

English Heritage Legacy ID: 433051

Location: Tarring, Worthing, West Sussex, BN14

County: West Sussex

District: Worthing

Electoral Ward/Division: Tarring

Parish: Non Civil Parish

Built-Up Area: Worthing

Traditional County: Sussex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Sussex

Church of England Parish: West Tarring St Andrew

Church of England Diocese: Chichester

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(East Side)
West Tarring
The Old Palace
TQ 1304 SW 15/58 11.10.49.
Remains of a C13 house with C15 hall, built on the site of Archbishop Becket's
Palace. Converted into the Rectory at the Reformation and since the erection of
the modern Rectory used as the Parish Hall. T-shaped flint and rubble building
with stone quoins and frames to windows and doors. Gable at east end. South
and west sides have buttresses. C15 2-light cinquefoil headed windows with stone
mullions and transoms. C13 lancet window in south wing. Horsham stone slate
roof, the upper portion renewed with red tiles.

Listing NGR: TQ1327204010

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