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Scholars, Leigh

Description: Scholars

Grade: II
Date Listed: 29 September 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 290252

OS Grid Reference: TQ2238946846
OS Grid Coordinates: 522389, 146846
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2077, -0.2493

Location: Clayhill Road, Leigh, Surrey RH2 8HP

Locality: Leigh
Local Authority: Mole Valley District Council
County: Surrey
Country: England
Postcode: RH2 8HP

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Listing Text

The Green
6/138 Scholars

Former Village School, now house. c1860. Red brick with stone angle quoins and
tiled roofs including alternate bands of diamond-point and fishscale pattern
tiling. Stone quoins to stacks and wooden lantern on roof ridge to right under
pyramidal cap. Long rectangular plan on corner site with cross wings to left and
larger cross wing to right. Two storeys to left end, single storey to right with
right hand cross wing being the former school hall. Stacks to left end, left side
of left cross wing, rear right of centre and to rear. Pierced wavy-edged barge-
hoards to gables on left and left hand return front, ridge cresting on roofs to
right. Mullioned and transomed windows to left, one on first floor, one below;
that to front in pentice roofed square-bay. Large stone dressed "cross" windows
to ends of hall range with mullions of half-round section, plate glass windows to
right. Windows on right hand return front have hexagonal and diamond-pattern
glazing in upper lights over plain lower lights. Panelled door to right under
lantern; old main door to left in recessed range between cross wings with half-
open balustraded corridor in front. New main entrance now to rear. The school
forms an important part of the group around the Village Green.

Listing NGR: TQ2238946846

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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