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Sowdens Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Brede, East Sussex

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.9426 / 50°56'33"N

Longitude: 0.6314 / 0°37'53"E

OS Eastings: 584962

OS Northings: 119198

OS Grid: TQ849191

Mapcode National: GBR QXK.Y5G

Mapcode Global: FRA D66M.9TB

Entry Name: Sowdens Farmhouse

Listing Date: 15 May 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1352889

English Heritage Legacy ID: 292411

Location: Brede, Rother, East Sussex, TN31

County: East Sussex

District: Rother

Civil Parish: Brede

Traditional County: Sussex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): East Sussex

Church of England Parish: Brede St George

Church of England Diocese: Chichester

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Listing Text

In the enry for:

TQ 81 NW BREDE UDIMORE ROAD
Sowdens Farmhouse
23/51
15.5.85 II

The entry shall be amended to read:

TQ 81 NW BREDE UDIMORE ROAD
Sowdens Farmhouse
23/51
15.5.85 II

Former oasthouse, in process of being converted at time of survey. Early
to mid C19. The West part comprises 2 circular hop kilns in English
bond with conical tarred roof without cowl and fantail and with some
cambered openings and brick walls to front and back with C19 fixed casement
to rear above ledged and braced double doors. The East wall has been
restored in the C20 with softwood frame weatherboarded on the outside
and this part of the storage has been reroofed in the C20 in traditional
style with a tiled roof. The oast-houses retain cambered entrances at
ground floor level and window openings at 1st floor level but had lost
their drying floors. Attached to the west is a brick and tile hung struc-
tures of c 1965 which is not included in the listing.

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TQ 81 NW BREDE UDIMORE ROAD

23/51 Sowdens Farmhouse

15.5.85
II

This is not a farmhouse but two round oasthouses and a granary converted into
a house. C19. The oasts are of red brick with tiled roof, tarred. The granary
is of two storeys and two windows. Ground floor red brick, above weatherboarded.
Tiled roof. Modern casement windows.


Listing NGR: TQ8496219198

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

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