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The Guest House, Lingfield

Description: The Guest House

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 11 June 1958
English Heritage Building ID: 287493

OS Grid Reference: TQ3887643828
OS Grid Coordinates: 538876, 143828
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1768, -0.0146

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

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Listing Text


9/252 The Guest House

11/6/58 II*

House, now library. C15 with C20 restoration. Timber framed on rubblestone plinth
to left, brick infill to exposed framing below, pebbledashed render infill above.
Horsham slab roof laid in diminishing courses. "Wealden" type with 2 bay recessed
hall to centre; 2 storeys, end bays jettied on first floor and "flying" braces to
centre. Irregular diamond pane leaded casement fenestration, one 6-light casement
to first floor left with diagonal mullions. One 4-light window to first floor
right. Mullioned and transomed 12-light window rising through both floors with
stained glass inserts, to right of centre, under billeted band extending across
hall. Square bay window to ground floor left, 4-light mullioned and transomed
casement to ground floor right. Planked door to right under arched head up flight
of 3 steps. Single storey brick extension to right end with attic under pent roof

Interior:- Moulded dais beam, moulded capitals to tie beam braces. Massive
braces and posts to clasped purlin and windbrace roof with plain Crown post.

Listing NGR: TQ3887643828

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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