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The Old Manor, Reigate

Description: The Old Manor

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 19 October 1951
English Heritage Building ID: 289298

OS Grid Reference: TQ2373250994
OS Grid Coordinates: 523732, 150994
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2447, -0.2287

Location: Clifton's Lane, Reigate and Banstead, Surrey RH2 9RA

Locality: Reigate
Local Authority: Reigate and Banstead Borough Council
County: Surrey
Country: England
Postcode: RH2 9RA

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Listing Text

(West Side)
The Old Manor
TQ 2350 9/71 19.10.51
TQ 25 SW 22/71


Late mediaeval hall, of 1 storey with 2 small dormers resting on eaves; and mid-late
C16 cross wing. Timber framed with varied later filling of old bricks. All timber
on the cross wing is exposed, including beam ends of jettied 1st floor. Very
steeply pitched tiled roofs. Inside the original hall roof is complete, showing
collar purlin and 2 crown posts with longitudinal brackets. Fairly heavy, smoke-
blackened rafters. At lower end the plaster of an inserted smoke bay remains,
heavily blackened within and clean without. Later chimney inserted in smoke bay,
(small joists in hall ceiling lower end confirm this). Cross wing has heavy arch
braces. At left an C18 wing has 1 bay on front, 3 on left return. 2 storeys
and attic. Hipped tiled roof with dormers. Painted brick in English bond, 1st
floor band. Cambered arches to sash windows with glazing bars. Wide proportions,
central doorway. Modern rear extensions closely resembling the C18 wing.

Listing NGR: TQ2373250994

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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