History in Structure

This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.

Walls Enclosing the Churchyard, Church of St Leonard

A Grade II Listed Building in Newhaven, East Sussex

We don't have any photos of this building yet. Why don't you be the first to send us one?

Upload Photo »

Approximate Location Map
Large Map »

Coordinates

Latitude: 50.8044 / 50°48'15"N

Longitude: 0.0629 / 0°3'46"E

OS Eastings: 545454

OS Northings: 102570

OS Grid: TQ454025

Mapcode National: GBR LS7.JQH

Mapcode Global: FRA C60Z.4B5

Entry Name: Walls Enclosing the Churchyard, Church of St Leonard

Listing Date: 10 February 1993

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1280265

English Heritage Legacy ID: 374205

Location: Newhaven, Lewes, East Sussex, BN9

County: East Sussex

Civil Parish: Newhaven

Built-Up Area: Newhaven

Traditional County: Sussex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): East Sussex

Church of England Parish: Denton with South Heighton and Tarring Neville

Church of England Diocese: Chichester

Find accommodation in
Newhaven

Listing Text


NEWHAVEN

TQ4502 HEIGHTON ROAD, Denton
769-1/5/21 (West side)
Walls enclosing the churchyard,
Church of St Leonard

GV II

Walls, including the wall of former dwelling. Late medieval
and C18-C19, repaired C20. Unknapped flint wall with cement
coping. Plan: boundary wall of churchyard with Heighton Road,
returned along S side of churchyard as embankment wall forming
the boundary with the Manor House (qv), surmounted in part by
a standing section of wall from an unidentified medieval
structure. The latter, about 5m long and 2m high, contains a
piece of dressed stone, possibly reset and part of an early
C16 window opening.
A number of medieval buildings stood in the vicinity of the
churchyard and were swept away during the C18.
(Horsfield T W: A History of Sussex: 1827-).


Listing NGR: TQ4545402570

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

Recommended Books

Other nearby listed buildings

BritishListedBuildings.co.uk is an independent online resource and is not associated with any government department. All government data published here is used under licence. Please do not contact BritishListedBuildings.co.uk for any queries related to any individual listed building, planning permission related to listed buildings or the listing process itself.

British Listed Buildings is a Good Stuff website.