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© Mr Geoff S. Pyle

IoE Number: 302656
Location: DANNY, NEW WAY LANE
  HURSTPIERPOINT, MID SUSSEX, WEST SUSSEX
Photographer: Mr Geoff S. Pyle
Date Photographed: 05 July 2003
Date listed: 28 October 1957
Date of last amendment: 15 July 1983
Grade I

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The contents of page one hundred and thirty four shall be amended to consist of thefollowing:-1.HURSTPIERPOINTNEW WAY LANE5405Danny

The contents of page one hundred and thirty four shall be amended to consist of the following:- 1. HURSTPIERPOINT NEW WAY LANE 5405 Danny TQ 21 SE 22/126 I 28/10/57 2. The north wing and part of the centre block of this fine mansion date from the early C16 but they were reconstructed and enlarged by Charles Goring in 1593, the whole forming an E facing east. Red brick. Tiled roof. Three storeys. The centre portion has 5 windows, the wings 1 window each facing east and 2 windows each to their inner face, those in the south wing being dummies. Each window bay is sur- mounted by a gable containing a medallion head, though most of these are now worn away. each has a large projecting bay window of 6 lights with stone mullions and transoms, those to the south of the porch and lighting the hall being continuous from the ground to the first floor. In the centre is a porch with 2 storeys above it. The porch has a round-headed archway flanked by columns and double doors. The columns are continued above on each side of the first floor window with a small pediment over this. Rainwater head dated 1728. The south side of the house was refronted by Henry Campion and Barbara Courthorpe in 1728. Seven windows, the 3 centre window bays projecting. Brick pilasters with Portland stone capitals flank the projection and the side portions. Brick dentilled cornice and panelled parapet. Seven gabled dormers behind this. Sash windows with segmental heads, painted stone keystones over and glazing bars intact. The interior contains C16 panelling, and fireplaces and C16 and C18 staircases. A meeting of the War Cabinet was held in the house on 13 October 1918 at which authority was given to President Wilson to negotiate the Armstice. Article in the Sussex County Magazine Vol. 1, page 457 and in Country Life of 22 March 1913. ------------------------------------ HURSTPIERPOINT NEW WAY LANE 1. 5405 Danny TQ 21 SE 22/126 I 28/10/57 2. The north wing and part of the centre block of this fine mansion date from the early C16 but they were reconstructed and enlarged by Charles Goring in 1593, the whole forming an E facing east. Red brick. Tiled roof. Three storeys. The centre portion has 5 windows, the wings 1 window each facing east and 2 windows each to their inner face, those in the south wing being dummies. Each window bay is surmounted by a gable containing a medallion head, though most of these are now worn away. Each has a large projecting bay window of 6 lights with stone mullions and transoms, those to the south of the porch and lighting the hall being continuous from the ground to the first floor. In the centre is a porch with 2 storeys above it. The porch has a round-headed archway flanked by columns and double doors. The columns are continued above on each side of the first floor window with a small pediment over this. Rainwater head dated 1728. The south side of the house was refronted by Henry Campion and Barbara Courthope in 1728. Seven windows, the 3 centre window bays projecting. Brick pilasters with Portland stone capitals flank the projection and the side portions. Brick dentilled cornice and panelled parapet. Seven gabled dormers behind this. Sash Windows with segmental heads, painted stone keystones over and glazing bars intact. The interior contains C16 panelling, and fireplaces and C16 and C18 staircases. A meeting of the War Cabinet was held in the house on 13 October 1918 at which authority was given to President Wilson to negotiate the Armistice. Article in the Susser County Magazine Vol. 1, page 457 and in Country Life of 22 March 1913.

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