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Beam Cottage Forge Cottage Oak Cottage, Oxted

Description: Beam Cottage Forge Cottage Oak Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 11 June 1958
English Heritage Building ID: 287888

OS Grid Reference: TQ3852052239
OS Grid Coordinates: 538520, 152239
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2525, -0.0165

Location: High Street, Oxted, Surrey RH8 9LP

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

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Listing Text

(north side)
11.6.58 Nos 56-60 (even) Forge
House, Oak Cottage and
Beam Cottage
(formerly listed as No 2
and Forge House)


Hall house now divided. C15 with C16 alterations, C17 cross wing to left, remodelled
in C18 and C19. Timber framed clad in red and bluebrickwith plain tiled roof, half
hipped to right. End stack to right, ridge stack to right of centre, stacks left and
rear left. 2 storeys, 2 framed bays to right with 3 framed bay gable front cross
wing to left. Brick plat band over ground floor, 4 leaded casement windows across
first floor, plain casements in first floor of cross wing. Planked door to right of
centre, part glazed under flat porch hood on brackets. (No. 56 Beam Cottage);
6 panel door to left of centre (No. 58 Oak Cottage). Glazed door to No. 60 (Forge House
on the left hand return front. Exposed framing to rear.

Interior: fine stop-chamfered ceiling frame to ground floor of Beam Cottage, foliage
carved dais beam transferred to form wooden lintel of deep brick fireplace. C17
corbel carving to main beam. Moulded Crown-post in roof.

Listing NGR: TQ3852052239

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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