Late-medieval hall house, c.1473Late-medieval hall house, c.1473
Crownpost roofs, adopted across England in the late 13th or first half of the 14th century, remained a main roof form until the beginning of the 16th century.
Steyning Grammar School timber framed frontage

Wealden Buildings Study Group

Researching traditional historic buildings in the Weald

Jeremy Clarke President March 2017"Welcome to the study of vernacular architecture in the Weald" says President Jeremy Clarke. "Discover with us these inspiring oak timber-framed buildings that have used local materials and craftsmanship since medieval times."

Our members are currently visiting and studying buildings across the Weald as part of our 2017 Summer Programme. 
Guests are welcome to enjoy our Winter Meetings with expert speakers, the next event is on Sunday 15th October at Wivelsfield - Find out more

Supported by the South Downs National Park Sustainable Communities Fund