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Alderstead Farmhouse, Redhill

Description: Alderstead Farmhouse

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 19 October 1951
English Heritage Building ID: 289255

OS Grid Reference: TQ2990254666
OS Grid Coordinates: 529902, 154666
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2763, -0.1390

Location: Alderstead Lane, Reigate and Banstead, Surrey RH1 3AF

Locality: Redhill
Local Authority: Reigate and Banstead Borough Council
County: Surrey
Country: England
Postcode: RH1 3AF

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Listing Text

Alderstead Farmhouse
TQ 25 SE 23/106 19.10.51.


House built at 4 different periods, in 2 parallel ranges. C18 front of 2 storeys,
3 windows. Hipped tiled roof with swept eaves now made square over the whole
house. Snecked squared rubble of Merstham chalk, red brick quoins, dressings,
1st floor band. Round headed 1st floor windows, cross casements. 3-light casements
under segmental brick arches below. C19 wood porch. Barn attached to north
end, largely rebuilt. Rear elevation shows older parts. At north end a late
mediaeval timber framed part, walls now faced with a mixture of large stone blocks,
small rubble and flints. Once an open hall:- floor has been inserted above ground
floor plate level. Next section is of C17, probably inserted to replace a destroyed
part of the older house; also timber framed, small square framing, refaced mostly
in flint. At left a C16 cross wing with similar exterior but inside is timber
work of very high quality with richly-moulded beams and stout, close-set chamfered

Listing NGR: TQ2990254666

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Source: English Heritage

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