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Pair of K3 Telephone Kiosks at Cobham Bus Museum to North of North West Corner of Museum Building, Cobham

Description: Pair of K3 Telephone Kiosks at Cobham Bus Museum to North of North West Corner of Museum Building

Grade: II
Date Listed: 17 November 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 287038

OS Grid Reference: TQ0796261079
OS Grid Coordinates: 507962, 161079
Latitude/Longitude: 51.3386, -0.4515

Location: Redhill Road, Surrey KT10 8QS

Locality: Cobham
Local Authority: Elmbridge Borough Council
County: Surrey
Country: England
Postcode: KT10 8QS

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Listing Text

(east side off)

4/371 Cobham
Pair of K3 telephone
kiosks at Cobham bus
Museum to north of north-
west corner of museum


Pair of K3 telephone kiosks. Designed 1929. Concrete, painted stone colour with
red glazing bars. Square kiosks with domed roofs; sides and doors divided into 3
x 6 panels. One kiosk has translucent opals lettered 'TELEPHONE'; those of the other
kiosk have been removed. Unlike most other types of kiosk there are no crowns to
the top panels. These two kiosks are rare survivals, having been recovoed from the
Royal Exchange in London and brought to this site; the only other currently known
K3 kiosks (in 1987) are those at London Zoo and in the Science Museum.

Listing NGR: TQ0796261079

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Source: English Heritage

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