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The Old Bell Inn, Oxted

Description: The Old Bell Inn

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 11 June 1958
English Heritage Building ID: 287887

OS Grid Reference: TQ3848552230
OS Grid Coordinates: 538485, 152230
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2524, -0.0170

Location: Brook Hill, Oxted, Surrey RH8 9LP

Locality: Oxted
Local Authority: Tandridge District Council
County: Surrey
Country: England
Postcode: RH8 9LP

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Listing Text

TQ 35SE OXTED C.P. HIGH STREET (north side

6/232 No. 68 (The Old Bell
11.6.58 Inn)


Inn. C16 with C17 additions, C19 extensions and C20 restoration. Timber framed on
brick and rubblestone plinth, rendered infill to street front, whitewashed brick infill
and tile hanging to left hand (west) return front. Plain tiled roofs with ridge stack to
rear left, front stack to left of centre and rear ridge stack to right. T shaped plan
with cross wing to left, 2 storeys and attic in gable front to left; 3 framed bays
to left on street front, 1 bay extension to right 3 framed bays to west, jettied on
first floor with moulded dragon-post to left corner. Irregular fenestration of leaded
casement windows to left, sash windows, 3 across first floor to right. Planked and
part glazed door to left on left hand return front up flight of 8 steps; similar
door to left end. C19 square porch to left of centre on street front with planked
doors to right side.

Interior: extensive framing visible, especially on ground floor, although much restored.
2 bay chamber to south with open truss and chamfered Crown-post, gallery to north east

Listing NGR: TQ3848552230

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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