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Ruins of Betchworth Castle, Brockham

Description: Ruins of Betchworth Castle

Grade: II
Date Listed: 28 November 1951
English Heritage Building ID: 289837

OS Grid Reference: TQ1902950065
OS Grid Coordinates: 519029, 150065
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2374, -0.2963

Locality: Brockham
Local Authority: Mole Valley District Council
County: Surrey
Country: England
Postcode: RH4 1NY

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Listing Text

Ruins of Betchworth Castle

TQ 15 SE 8/97 28.11.51.


Ruins of a mansion built by Sir Thomas Browne in 1449, and to which
alterations were later made eg in 1705, and in 1799 by Soane. Stables and
a dairy were also built according to Soane's design at about the same date:
see Castle Gardens, Betchworth Park. Demolished 1819. Stone rubble, ashlar
and red brick. Remains of garden terrace wall below.

Listing NGR: TQ1902950065

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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