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Willow Cottage and Ash Cottage, Shere

Description: Willow Cottage and Ash Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 14 June 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 288497

OS Grid Reference: TQ0725047830
OS Grid Coordinates: 507250, 147830
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2196, -0.4657

Location: Lower Street, Shere, Surrey GU5 9HX

Locality: Shere
Local Authority: Guildford Borough Council
County: Surrey
Country: England
Postcode: GU5 9HX

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Listing Text


12/230 Willow Cottage and
14.6.67 Ash Cottage


Former Wealden, now divided. Late C15/early C16, altered in C17 and C19.
Timber framed, clad in colourwashed roughcast with plain tiled roof,
hipped with gablet to left and gable to right. Originally one bay
open hall with single bay floored ends, service bay to left. Two storeys
with first floor either side of centre jettied on moulded bressumer and
brackets. Inserted C17 front stack to left of centre and further stacks
to ends. Leaded fenestration with three windows on first floor and
five-light window to centre. Three ground floor windows three-, four-
and four-lights with largest window to right. Door to left with
"porthole" glazing (Willow Cottage). Door to right end in extension
under flat roof.

Listing NGR: TQ0725147830

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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