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Burwood House Convent of Notre Dame School, Cobham

Description: Burwood House Convent of Notre Dame School

Grade: II
Date Listed: 16 November 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 286695

OS Grid Reference: TQ0982361498
OS Grid Coordinates: 509823, 161498
Latitude/Longitude: 51.3420, -0.4246

Location: Convent Lane, Surrey KT11 1HB

Locality: Cobham
Local Authority: Elmbridge Borough Council
County: Surrey
Country: England
Postcode: KT11 1HB

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Listing Text



4/125 Burwood House
(Convent of Notre
Dame school)


Country house, now school. Late C18 with C19 alterations and additions. Incised
render to main block , yellow stock brick to wing. Hipped slate roofs with end
stacks. Rectangular main block with projecting wing to left forming courtyard in
front. 2 storeys , 3 bays. Glazing bar sash windows across first floor, 2 bay
wing projecting to right. Double glazed doors to left under proch hood on two Doric
columns. two bay range set back to left with dentilled eaves and glazing bar sash
windows. Projecting wing to left: 8 bays , 3 bays to right of pedimented break, with
glazing bar sash windows under gauged heads across the first floor. Double glazed
doors in arched opening to centre of pedimented break.
Right hand return front. 2 storeys with glazing bar sash fenestration, cambered heads
to ground floor windows. Recessed terrace to left behind 4 Doric columns on pedestals.
Relief panel of "Battle of the Lapiths and Centaurs" to centre of first floor.
Garden front: Dentilled eaves with battlemented parapets above. 3 angle bays to left
1 storey, flat edged, stone conservatory (now cloak-room) to right of centre, 4 Doric
columns with full height, glazed panels between.

Listing NGR: TQ0982361498

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Source: English Heritage

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