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Point Hill point Hill South

A Grade II Listed Building in Rye, East Sussex

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Latitude: 50.9575 / 50°57'26"N

Longitude: 0.7368 / 0°44'12"E

OS Eastings: 592301

OS Northings: 121129

OS Grid: TQ923211

Mapcode National: GBR RYV.T9P

Mapcode Global: FRA D6FL.2VK

Plus Code: 9F22XP4P+XP

Entry Name: Point Hill point Hill South

Listing Date: 30 June 1993

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1252222

English Heritage Legacy ID: 435187

Location: Rye, Rother, East Sussex, TN31

County: East Sussex

Civil Parish: Rye

Built-Up Area: Rye

Traditional County: Sussex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): East Sussex

Church of England Parish: Playden St Michael

Church of England Diocese: Chichester

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2/10003 Point Hill and Point Hill


House now subdivided. Point Hill South is an C18 cottage altered c1886 by the Architect Sir
Reginald Blomfield for his own occupation at which time new additions, Point Hill, were
made. An asymmetrical building making full use of the sloping site. Point Hill South is mainly
rendered, but 1st floor on south east elevation is weather boarded. Tiled roof with brick
chimneystack and gable end weather boarded. 3 casement windows and ground floor has large
late C20 windows inserted into original loggia. To south east stuccoed one storey addition with
tiled roof, 12-pane sash and 4 panelled door. To rear weatherboarded extension with slate roof
on brick plinth. Point Hill has main entrance to north west, 1 storey painted brick with hipped
tiled roof and adjoining portico on Tuscan columns. South west front has 3 storey look-out
tower, tile hung to upper floors with triple casement on 3 sides, single casements below and,
to right large gable, tile hung with triple windows on each floor and wooden balustrading

[See 'Country Life' 29 November 1913]

Listing NGR: TQ9230121129

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