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List entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

Name: PENN COTTAGE PENNS HOUSE

List entry Number: 1180658

Location

PENN COTTAGE, HORSHAM ROAD
PENNS HOUSE, HORSHAM ROAD

The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County District District Type Parish
West SussexHorshamDistrict AuthoritySteyning

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 09-May-1980

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 298764

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List entry Description

Summary of Building

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Reasons for Designation

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History

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Details

STEYNING HORSHAM ROAD 1. 5404 Penn's House and Penn Cottage TQ 1711 24/152

II

2. Originally a dwelling of timber-framed construction and C17 or earlier date. Converted into a Quaker Meeting House in 1678 and used by William Penn, the Founder of the Society of Friends, who lived at Warminghurst, not far away. Made into a dwelling again in the C19 or since. Not two dwellings. One storey and attic. Three windows. Two gabled dormers. Now faced with stone rubble, red brick and tile-hanging. Tiled roof. Casement windows. Stone inscribed "Quaker Meeting House 1678".

Listing NGR: TQ1739111577

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National Grid Reference: TQ 17391 11577

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