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

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

Due to the current situation we have suspended house visits during 2020 and are aiming to resume them in 2021 as soon as we are able. We are also aiming to resume our Winter indoor meetings at which Guests are welcome early in 2021. In the meantime we are arranging talks via Zoom, click here for more details.

Supported by the South Downs National Park Sustainable Communities Fund