Reminders of the farming community

Please note that this text is an extract from a reference work written in 1990.  As a result, some of the content may not reflect recent research, changes and events.

f) OTHER LISTED BUILDINGS: Nos.11-13 Greenways , by the green, are known as Grange Farm Cottages, knapped-flint houses of the early nineteenth century. The knapped-flint tithe barn which stands adjacently also dates from the nineteenth century and has been converted into a dwelling. In Ovingdean Road, Flints and The Cot were originally the eighteenth-century farmhouse of Ovingdean Hall and are faced in knapped flint; the adjoining Nook dates from around 1805. {44,123}

Any numerical cross-references in the text above refer to resources in the Sources and Bibliography section of the Encyclopaedia of Brighton by Tim Carder.

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  • I grew up in this house (no 11). My family moved in in 1973 when I was six months old as my father started work as a driver for Ovingdean Farm. We moved out in 1988. Brings back happy memories.

    By Mark Charman (14/04/2008)

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