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Shelley's Cottage, Englefield Green

Description: Shelley's Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 17 November 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 289767

OS Grid Reference: SU9789171395
OS Grid Coordinates: 497891, 171395
Latitude/Longitude: 51.4331, -0.5932

Location: Wick Lane, Surrey TW20 0XE

Locality: Englefield Green
Local Authority: Runnymede Borough Council
County: Surrey
Country: England
Postcode: TW20 0XE

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Listing Text

Englefield Green

- Shelley's Cottage

- II

Small cottage, c1800. Red brick, low pitched slate roof with lead hips and
ridge. Two storeys. Symmetrical elevation. Centre door with fluted pilasters
and slender hood. Four panelled door, upper panels semicircular headed and
glazed, 16-pane sash window above. Each side of door a wider 16-pane sash win-
dow with rubbed brick arch. Similar windows above chimney stack on each end.
Interior: Simple staircase square balusters. Several later extensions matching
style and materials. Poet Shelley lived here 1815-1816 when his son by Mary
Godwin was born.

Listing NGR: SU9789171395

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Source: English Heritage

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