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The Close, Esher

Description: The Close

Grade: II
Date Listed: 16 November 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 286688

OS Grid Reference: TQ1358863473
OS Grid Coordinates: 513588, 163473
Latitude/Longitude: 51.3590, -0.3700

Location: 8 Claremont Park Road, Esher, Surrey KT10 9LX

Locality: Esher
Local Authority: Elmbridge Borough Council
County: Surrey
Country: England
Postcode: KT10 9LX

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Listing Text



5/118 The Close


Former coach house and stables now Claremont Junior School. Late C18 with C19 and
C20 extensions. Brown brick with red brick and stone dressings, mansard slate roofs
with ridge and end stacks. 1 storey and attic in entrance screen, 2 storeys in wings
and main block of stables built around a central court. Entrance screen: 2 three bay
ranges either side of central arched and pedimented gateway, brick impost mouldings
and guaged bricks to arch. Round arched windows with C20 glazing bars, 3 to right
and left end window lunettes. Main stable block: 7 bays with single bay wings
projecting at either end, angle pilaster piers. Ashlar band to base of parapet with
glazing bar sash windows under cambered heads to first floor. C20 casement windows
across the ground floor. Centre three bays in projecting break with central bay
projecting further under octagonal stone lantern on moulded square pedestal with
iron weathervane and C19 clock face on four sides. C20 double glazed doors under
flat hood to centre of ground floor. C20 extension to rear.

Listing NGR: TQ1358863473

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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