© Mr Robin Earl LRPS
OLD COURT HOUSE, GORING ROAD (north side)
WORTHING, WORTHING, WEST SUSSEX
Mr Robin Earl LRPS
19 August 2000
21 May 1976
Date of last amendment:
21 May 1976
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Old Court House
TQ 10 SW 24/232
2 storeys. Front range probably circa 1840, but incorporating earlier thick walling
(probably stone) and remains of former external stair at east end. Symmetrical,
rendered front, with 2-storeyed gabled projection in centre, forming porch below.
3 widely-spaced sash windows, with glazing bars in upper storey only. Double doors
to porch of 3 panels (the top glazed). Slate roof. Partly external gable chimneys.
Rear range probably C18 but formed out of earlier work. Brick. Somewhat shorter
in length than the front range. Irregular fenestration; 5 windows above (one blind
and the left-hand a horizontal sash); 3 windows and left-hand door below. All sashes
and glazing bars absent only from upper right-hand one. Slate roof with off-centre
ridge chimney. Trap-door in north-west of house said to lead to dungeon of former