Description: Semaphore House
Date Listed: 5 June 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 286983
OS Grid Reference: TQ1578964726
OS Grid Coordinates: 515789, 164726
Latitude/Longitude: 51.3698, -0.3380
TQ 16SE BOROUGH OF ELMBRIDGE TELEGRAPH LANE
6/414 Semaphore House
Semaphore house. c1822. Rendered brick on projecting plinth with hipped slate
roof. 3 storey square tower to centre, 2 storey bay to left, 1 storey bay to
right, all over basements. C20 glazing bar sash windows throughout. Projecting
single storey porch with window to left of tower. Panelled door on left hand
side of porch approached up a flight of 6 steps. At time of resurvey house was
One in a series of semaphore towers from Portsmouth to Whitehall.
PEVSNER: BUILDINGS OF ENGLAND, SURREY (1971) p163.
Listing NGR: TQ1578964726
Source: English Heritage
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