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Sawpit, Anderson's Builders Yard, Horley

Description: Sawpit, Anderson's Builders Yard

Grade: II
Date Listed: 18 October 1991
English Heritage Building ID: 289660

OS Grid Reference: TQ2800243960
OS Grid Coordinates: 528002, 143960
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1806, -0.1701

Location: Yew Tree Close, Horley, Surrey RH6 8JP

Locality: Horley
Local Authority: Reigate and Banstead Borough Council
County: Surrey
Country: England
Postcode: RH6 8JP

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Listing Text

The following buildings shall be added to the list;


5/10000 Sawpit, Anderson's
Builders Yard


Sawpit, now part of builders yard. C1700. 3 bay timber framed
building, the exterior clad in weatherboarding and some vertical
offcuts with tiled roof. Clasped purlin roof without a ridgepiece,
collar beam and angled queen struts. Diagonal tension braces to main
posts. First documentary evidence for this sawpit is 1780. This is the
only surviving sawpit in this part of Surrey and is included for its
rarity of survival of type.

Listing NGR: TQ2800243960

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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