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Almshouses, Dorking

Description: Almshouses

Grade: II
Date Listed: 11 June 1973
English Heritage Building ID: 289876

OS Grid Reference: TQ1682649516
OS Grid Coordinates: 516826, 149516
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2329, -0.3281

Location: Cotmandene, Dorking, Surrey RH4 2BL

Locality: Dorking
Local Authority: Mole Valley District Council
County: Surrey
Country: England
Postcode: RH4 2BL

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Listing Text

Nos 1 to 18 (consec)
TQ 1649 NE 2/219


Mid C19. Red brick. Steeply pitched red tiled roof. All windows with diamond
shaped panes and stone dressings; nearly all of 2 lights. Doorways with
4 centred arches, stone dressings; doors with large hinges. Central projection
of one storey and attic with hipped roof; 3 window bays, each with gables.
Long and short quoins. 3 two light casement windows. 3 doorways, central
one with hoodmould over. String course. Adjoining this at either side,
an east-west wing of one storey; 2 windows and 2 doors. Beyond, a cross wing
of 1 storey and attic with gable; in each gable end, one 2 light casement
window above, and one door below. Tall chimneys set diamond-wise on brick
plinths, stone dressings, at either side of gabled wings. Photographs in

Listing NGR: TQ1694449485

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Source: English Heritage

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