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© Mr Richard M. Brown FRICS

IoE Number: 363334
Location: ROWLEY FARMHOUSE, BRIGHTON ROAD
  CRAWLEY, CRAWLEY, WEST SUSSEX
Photographer: Mr Richard M. Brown FRICS
Date Photographed: 14 March 2007
Date listed: 21 June 1948
Date of last amendment: 21 June 2048
Grade II*

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CRAWLEYBRIGHTON ROADTQ 23 NELowfield Heath3/80aCrown-post barn to

5403 BRIGHTON ROAD Lowfield Heath Rowley Farmhouse TQ 23 NE 3/80 21.6.48 II* Late C16 timber framed early smoke bay house with cross passage behind the smoke bay altered and extended inC20. Before the alterations the house consisted of a main range lying north and south and a wing towards the north end of the west side projecting westward, both of 2 storeys with attics. Five bays. Ground floor post and pan timber framing with brick infill. First floor tile hung. Tiled roof. Wide chimneybreast surmounted by a pair of brick stacks of square section of circa 1700. The centre ground floor room as an C16 open fireplace and low chamfered joists. The framing with the mortices to the smoke bay remains. Moulded dais beam as in the back iof an open hall and panelling and a spere to keep out the draughts. Jowels to main upright posts. The front service room was converted into an elegant oine panelled parlour with a corner niche in the late C17. First floor bedroo, at north end now open to the roof. IN the north gable are remains of an atiice window with wooden mullions. Back detached kitchen of 2 bays with smoke blackened ratfters. The house was owned bu the Culpeper family. (see Joan M Harding, "Four Centuries of Charlwood Houses" p 75.

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