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Tudor Cottage, Worplesdon

Description: Tudor Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 13 December 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 288209

OS Grid Reference: SU9479751898
OS Grid Coordinates: 494797, 151898
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2584, -0.6429

Location: Frog Grove Lane, Worplesdon, Wood Street Village, Surrey GU3 2BE

Locality: Worplesdon
Local Authority: Guildford Borough Council
County: Surrey
Country: England
Postcode: GU3 2BE

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Listing Text

In the entry for:


291-0/4/145 Frog Grove Farm


The serial number shall be amended to read: 291-0/4/1000

The following bvuilding shall be added:-


291-0/4/145 Frog Grove Farm


Farmhouse, now house. C17 refaced in late C18 and extended c.1910.
Red brick exterior in Flemish bond with tile hanging on the return
elevation to left. Hipped, plain tile roofs with central gutter.
Stacks to left of centre and on return fronts, further stacks to rear.
Entrance front of 2 storeys over a cellar to the right half with
plinth. Original front of 3 bays with later 4-pane lights. Two
windows on each floor with central smaller windows on the first floor
now blocked. Early C20 hipped roof porch with sash fenestration over
brick dwarf walls. Double doors with modern locks. Plaque on 1st
floor centre with date 1798 and initials CEM; Sun Life Assurance
plaque fixed below. 1 window bay extension to left with glazing bar
sash fenestration, 9 pane on the 1st floor, 12-pane below. Single
storey extensioon to left end with 2 further windows, 12 pane sashes
under gauged brick heads; 3 windows in curved return end of extension.
Rear elevation has plat band over ground floor, leaded casement
windows on the 1st floor and mixed sash and casements below. Blocked,
arched head door to ground floor left. Interior: Main ground floor
room with deep brick fireplaces under wood lintel containing a fine
fireback bearing the coat of arms of the Comte de Paris. Six-panel
doors and fine chamfered spine beam with lambs tonque stops, chamfered
joists. Other rooms contain simple late C18 or early C19 fire
surrounds. Simple stick baluster stair. Fine dairy to rear with
brick floors, arched recesses to wall slabs. 1st floor has C17 floor
boards. [See DBRG. report no. 3536]

Listing NGR: SU9479751898

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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