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Stowe Maries, Westcott

Description: Stowe Maries

Grade: II
Date Listed: 11 June 1973
English Heritage Building ID: 289843

OS Grid Reference: TQ1359648886
OS Grid Coordinates: 513596, 148886
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2279, -0.3745

Location: Balchins Lane, Dorking, Surrey RH4 3LR

Locality: Westcott
Local Authority: Mole Valley District Council
County: Surrey
Country: England
Postcode: RH4 3LR

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Listing Text

Stowe Maries
TQ 14 NW 6/227


Partly C16 timber-framed building with C20 additions in south and in east.
Original north-south wing in south-west part formerly 2 cottages: now
occupied by 1 owner. In this part, timber-framing exposed within:
South-western wall of vestibule possibly comprising originally an external
wall to the cottage: timber-framed structure revealed again inside rooms
upstairs; massive beams downstairs. Western front of oldest part: modern
timber framing with plaster infilling above; modern brick facing below.
Modern casement windows. Tiled roof. On eastern side of wing where main
entrance now is, east-west cross wing abutting on to it in centre;, modern
porch forming an extrusion between the 2 wings. Modern extension of post
and pan timbering further east, built at direction of Leslie Howard who
lived in this house.

Listing NGR: TQ1359648886

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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