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Foxshaw, Merstham

Description: Foxshaw

Grade: II
Date Listed: 13 March 1978
English Heritage Building ID: 289521

OS Grid Reference: TQ2864454929
OS Grid Coordinates: 528644, 154929
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2790, -0.1569

Location: London Rd N, Reigate and Banstead, Surrey RH2 9AA

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

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Listing Text

7/63 Merstham, Redhill
No. 170
13.3.78 (Foxshaw)


Former Inn, now house. C17. Timber frame refaced with red brick; tiled roof, ridge
stack to left, end stack to right. 2 storeys; mixed fenestration, casements and
sashes, 4 across the first floor. Central plank door with margin lights under hipped
roof porch on wooden supports. Catslide extension to left and rear. When it was the
Fox Inn - Edward Banks, contractor of The Croydon, Mertsham and Godstone Iron Railway
the first public railway in the world, met local gentry to wager on the first trial
run of the railway in July 1805.

Listing NGR: TQ2864454929

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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