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The Garth, Lingfield

Description: The Garth

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 11 June 1958
English Heritage Building ID: 287472

OS Grid Reference: TQ3807043666
OS Grid Coordinates: 538070, 143666
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1756, -0.0262

Location: B2028, Lingfield, Surrey RH7 6BJ

Locality: Lingfield
Local Authority: Tandridge District Council
County: Surrey
Country: England
Postcode: RH7 6BJ

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Listing Text


9/229 The Garth

11/6/58 II*

Former Parish Workhouse with house attached, new house. 1729 altered by W.H.
Godfrey in 1919. Red and blue brick below, plain tiled to first floor left,
diamond patterning on right and across former entrance front. Plain tiled roof
with 3 rear stacks to left of centre and right, one to right with beehive top.
Entrance front row to rear. 2 storeys with 3 storey gabled bay to left, single
storey wing projecting from front left. Attic under 2 leaded casement dormers,
six casement windows across first floor, the majority leaded. Four windows to
ground floor left. Planked door to left of centre under flat hood on volute
foliage brackets.

Garden front:- (former entrance front) brick plinth, 4 leaded gabled casement
dormers to left, 8 leaded casements across first floor, 4 on ground floor.
Left hand return front:- angle bay to ground floor.

Interior:- Beamed ceilings. with chamfered main beams.

PEVSNER: Buildings of England, Surrey (1971) p. 350.

Listing NGR: TQ3807043666

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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