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Bodryn Cottage and Forge Cottage, Shere

Description: Bodryn Cottage and Forge Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 14 June 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 288509

OS Grid Reference: TQ0731747894
OS Grid Coordinates: 507317, 147894
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2202, -0.4647

Location: Middle Street, Shere, Surrey GU5 9HF

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

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Listing Text

(West Side)

12/242 Bodryn Cottage and
14.6.67 Forge Cottage


Former hall house now divided. Late C15 to right with C17 cross wing
to left end. Timber framed clad in whitewashed roughcast to right,
framing exposed to left and centre with whitewashed brick infill, steep
pitched plain tiled roof. T-shaped plan with cross wing to left end.
One storey and attic to right and centre under two gabled tile hung
leaded eaves casement dormers and two storeys on cross wing with
first floor jettied on brackets with end braces. Curved braces to first
floor on cross wing and remains of close stud framing to ground floor
left. Corbelled ridge stack to right of centre and end stacks to left.
One three-light leaded casement on each floor with two leaded ground
floor windows to centre left. Planked door under flat hood to right of
centre and further planked and glazed door to right of centre. Left
hand return front: further dormer and end stack with pentice roof
extension. Right hand return front: tile hung gable on first floor to
right. Left hand return front: three first floor casement windows and
windows to ground floor. Pentice extension to left part weatherboarded
with lead hopper with grotesque face dated 1620.

Listing NGR: TQ0732047890

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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