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The Greyhound Inn, Sutton

Description: The Greyhound Inn

Grade: II
Date Listed: 16 March 1954
English Heritage Building ID: 206783

OS Grid Reference: TQ2787864477
OS Grid Coordinates: 527878, 164477
Latitude/Longitude: 51.3650, -0.1645

Location: A232, Sutton, Greater London SM5 3PG

Locality: Sutton
County: Greater London
Country: England
Postcode: SM5 3PG

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Listing Text

(South Side)
The Greyhound Inn
TQ 2764 SE 20/75 16.3.54.
Right hand part apparently early C19, but probably a remodelling of an earlier
building. 2 storeys, stucco, 3 sash windows, the centre one on full height 3-storey
projection beneath Dutch gable. Quoins. Central Jacobean style feature enclosing
doors and window with pilasters, cornices and strapwork ornament. Quoins to
wings, modillion cornice, parapet, old tile roof. Dutch gable also to right
hand return. Projecting portion to left is C18, painted weatherboarding, 2 storeys.
4 sash windows to ground floor with old panelled shutters, 1st floor has 2 large
overhanging canted sashed bays. Dentil eaves cornice continued round bays.
Tile roof with hip to right.
A list of voluntary rate payers for October 1707 refers to "John Watson at the
sign of the Greyhound".

The Greyhound Inn, wall to east of the Greyhound, Church of All Saints, North
Churchyard wall and Nos 6 and 12 (Coach and Horses) form a group with Anne Boleyn's
Well, St Mary's and Madeley Cottage in Church Hill and with the following items:
with No 1 High Street and entrance gates to The Grove, with road bridge, Leoni
bridge, culvert and retaining walls to Carshalton Ponds and with Honeywood Lodge
and walls, Honeywood Walk and The Gate House.

Listing NGR: TQ2787864477

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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