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Cooks Place, Albury

Description: Cooks Place

Grade: II
Date Listed: 21 May 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 288283

OS Grid Reference: TQ0603648093
OS Grid Coordinates: 506036, 148093
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2222, -0.4830

Location: A248, Guildford, Surrey GU5 9BJ

Locality: Albury
Local Authority: Guildford Borough Council
County: Surrey
Country: England
Postcode: GU5 9BJ

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Listing Text


5/26 Cooks Place


Hall House. C15 to left and centre with C17 cross wing to right,
restored and extended to rear in mid-C19. Timber framed, exposed to
left with colourwashed rendered infill, colourwashed brick cladding
to ground floor and left end, rendered cladding to centre. Plain
tiled roofs, gabled and hipped, of varying heights. Hall House to
centre with end cross wings, C19 extensions to left. Two storeys on
plinth with several stacks to end left, front stack to left of centre,
rear centre stack and stack to front right of centre. Further ribbed
and corbelled stack to ridge of right hand cross wing. One cambered
head casement window on each floor of left hand extension, that on the
first floor under label moulding. Three framed bays to hall with two
first floor windows, one sash and one gabled dormer with wavy edge
bargeboards, and a casement window under label moulding. Two casements
to ground floor. Crown post gable end cross wing to left of hall, with
wavy edged bargeboards and one first floor casement window. One three-
light casement window to ground floor under tiled pentice course.
Larger cross wing to right end: jettied on first floor and to gable.
Close stud framing on ground and first floor with moulded bressumer.
Decorative circular and semi-circular framing in gable. One three-light,
leaded first floor casement window and one ground floor angle bay window.
Large, half-glazed C19 porch to right of centre with wavy-edged bargeboards
carved with oak leaves. Chamfered door posts and arched entrance to
front, trefoil decoration in gable. Half-glazed outer doors with two-
arched lights, half-glazed inner door. Brick porch to left of centre
with stepped top, chamfered brick Tudor style arched entrance with part-
glazed inner door. Timber framed wing at right angles to rear with
curved bracing.

Rear: Remodelled in C19 with three gables across front and four sash
windows under cambered heads and label mouldings. Two crantellated,
square bays to ground floor.

Listing NGR: TQ0604048091

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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