British Listed Buildings

History in Structure

If you log in, you can comment on buildings, submit new photos or update photos that you've already submitted.

We need to upgrade the server that this website runs on. Can you spare a quid to help?.

Tanhurst, Wotton

Description: Tanhurst

Grade: II
Date Listed: 11 November 1966
English Heritage Building ID: 290099

OS Grid Reference: TQ1282842889
OS Grid Coordinates: 512828, 142889
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1741, -0.3874

Location: Tanhurst Lane, Wotton, Surrey RH5 6LU

Locality: Wotton
Local Authority: Mole Valley District Council
County: Surrey
Country: England
Postcode: RH5 6LU

Incorrect location/postcode? Submit a correction!

Explore more of the area around Wotton, Surrey at Explore Britain.

Listing Text

In the entry for:

Leith Hill

6/137 Tanhurst

11/11/66 II

the sentence "Single storey tile hung and brick extensions to rear with slate roofs and
corbelled stacks not of special interest" is to be deleted from the list description.


TQ 14SW Leith Hill

6/137 Tanhurst

House. Late C18 extended to rear in C19. Whitewashed brick with rendered angle
quoins and wooden modillion eaves cornice, hipped plain-tiled roof. Two storeys
and attic on plinth with rear stacks to right and left. Plat band over ground
floor and plat band over first floor. Five bays wide with 6 pane glazing-bar
sash windows in attic storey, five 12-pane glazing bar sashes to first floor and
four to ground floor, all under painted gauged brick heads. Central half-glazed
door in Doric pilaster/pier portico with triangular pediment above with modillions
and pulvinated frieze. Three bay C19 extension to right. Single storey tile hung
and brick extensions to rear with slate roofs and corbelled stacks not of special
interest. Left hand return front - round headed windows on ground and first floors
and large bay of three windows to west.
Interior - good staircase.
Home of Sir Samuel Romilly, Law Reformer for some years until his death in 1818.

Listing NGR: TQ1282842889

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

Listed building text is © Crown Copyright. Reproduced under licence.