The Info List - Portslade Manor

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Old Manor is one of a very few examples of Norman manor houses that still exist in England. It has been deemed a Scheduled Ancient Monument, and a Grade II* listed building.[1] In the Domesday Book
Domesday Book
there are two references to Portslade:

"Oswald holds half a hide in Portslade
he held it before 1066. It did not pay tax, he could go where he would with the land, One villager, value 6s".

"Albert held half a hide in Portslade. It did not pay tax. One villager with half plough. The value is and was 6s."

In 1312, the Lord of the Manor
Lord of the Manor
of Portslade, John de Warenne, 7th Earl of Surrey, was granted a charter by King Edward II to hold a Fair at Portslade
annually on 6 December, the Feast Day of Saint Nicolas. Portslade
Manor House was in use until 1807 when the new manor house was built. The old house was then used as an almshouse for the poor. In the Victorian era
Victorian era
it was partially demolished, to provide building material for a garden folly in the new manor grounds. See also[edit]

Grade II* listed buildings in Brighton and Hove


^ "Detailed Record: Remains of medieval manorhouse, about 150m West of St Mary's Convent, Manor Road (west side), Hove". Images of England. English Heritage. 2007. Retrieved 2009-04-12. 

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