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Gatton Hall, Reigate

Description: Gatton Hall

Grade: II
Date Listed: 31 March 1977
English Heritage Building ID: 289326

OS Grid Reference: TQ2729652942
OS Grid Coordinates: 527296, 152942
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2614, -0.1770

Location: Reigate and Banstead, Surrey RH2 0TJ

Locality: Reigate
Local Authority: Reigate and Banstead Borough Council
County: Surrey
Country: England
Postcode: RH2 0TJ

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Listing Text



Gatton Park

shall be amended to read


Gatton Hall

Gatton Park
TQ 2752 5/161


Built or rebuilt by the Fifth Baron Monson between 1830 and 1841 and contained
the celebrated Marble Hall, designed for Charles IV of Spain and purchased by
Lord Monson in Rome in 1830 for £10,000. Sir Jeremiah Colman added a large Corinthian
portico on the north side in 1891. The house was gutted by fire in 1934 and only
the portico and the extreme west end of the servants' wing survived. It was rebuilt
in neo-Georgian style and is included only for the portico: prostyle Hexastyle
Corinthian portico embracing the projecting centre bay of the house with 2 columns
at either side and joining side wings which have Corinthian Order with flat pilasters.
No stylobate: the path runs through. Modillioned and dentilled cornice and pediment.

Listing NGR: TQ2729652942

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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