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Walton Manor House, Walton on the Hill

Description: Walton Manor House

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 24 July 1954
English Heritage Building ID: 289487

OS Grid Reference: TQ2210955040
OS Grid Coordinates: 522109, 155040
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2814, -0.2506

Location: 4 Queens Close, Reigate and Banstead, Surrey KT20 7ST

Locality: Walton on the Hill
Local Authority: Reigate and Banstead Borough Council
County: Surrey
Country: England
Postcode: KT20 7ST

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There is also a scheduled monument, The Mound, Walton Place, at the same location as this building or very close to it. This may be related in some way or possibly a different name for the same structure.

Listing Text

3/70 (North Side)
Walton Manor House
24.7.54 (Formerly listed as
Walton Manor South)


Mediaeval house. C14 onwards, remodelled in the C17 and late C19 and much reduced.
Older parts have prominent quantities of greens and mixed with flint Cl9 parts brick,
half timber and tile hanging in the Norman Shaw manner. Cl9 plain tile roof with
rubbed brick stacks. Embedded in the extension are the remains of the manor house,
consisting of a 2 storey hall and chapel projecting forward at the east end. The only
remains: are in the west end of the house - see 'Interior'. 2 storeys, mixed
fenestration one early C17 mullion and transom window survives; 4 lights with drip,
now part concealed behind porch. C20 variant on first floor above and armorial
plaster panel between dated 1626. Projecting 2 bay wing to the right with C19 sash
windows; restored buttresses and gable lit attic. Slight protruding portion to the
left with one C16 ground floor window set in deep recess and to the left a large c1880
gable break.
Interior: Fine Adam style fireplaces on ground floor rooms on SE corner, large Cl8
and C19 panelled drawing room to south west with remains of the west wall of the old
manor; a stone wall with moulded doorway and an arched triangular window either
side. This is the only remaining house of this type in Surrey.
PEVSNER: Buildings of England, Surrey 1971.

Listing NGR: TQ2210955040

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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