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A Grade II Listed Building in Rotherfield, East Sussex

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Latitude: 51.0197 / 51°1'10"N

Longitude: 0.1637 / 0°9'49"E

OS Eastings: 551853

OS Northings: 126704

OS Grid: TQ518267

Mapcode National: GBR MR0.S90

Mapcode Global: FRA C67F.1LH

Entry Name: Fordbrook

Listing Date: 26 April 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1353688

English Heritage Legacy ID: 297038

Location: Rotherfield, Wealden, East Sussex, TN6

County: East Sussex

District: Wealden

Civil Parish: Rotherfield

Traditional County: Sussex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): East Sussex

Church of England Parish: Jarvis Brook St Michael and All Angels

Church of England Diocese: Chichester

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Listing Text

TQ 52 NW 20/7
Hall-house, now house. Late C15 or early C16, with C18 wing to rear. Timber-
framed, exposed on first floor with painted brick ground-floor on low rubble
stone plinth, and plaster infilling to frame above with some curved braces.
Plain tiled hipped roof with gablets. Tall brick ridge stack to right. 3 framed
bay hall-house plan. 2 storeys and attic. Irregular fenestration of 3 windows
on first floor and 4 windows on ground-floor, casements. Later C20 1 storey hipped
roof extension projecting to right. Entrance with panelled door and flat hood
on brackets area, on left return front. C18 half-hipped wing to rear, weather-
boarded to east with small outshut to north. Tile-hung on first floor.
Catslide extension at right end of building. Interior: Substantial frame with
heavily jowled posts. Large inserted brick stacks and inserted floor in central
bay of frame. Queen post roof with some sooting of rafters.

Listing NGR: TQ5185326704

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

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