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The Anchor Inn, Great Bookham

Description: The Anchor Inn

Grade: II
Date Listed: 7 September 1951
English Heritage Building ID: 290487

OS Grid Reference: TQ1389754877
OS Grid Coordinates: 513897, 154877
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2817, -0.3683

Location: 2 Eastwick Road, Dorking, Surrey KT23 4AH

Locality: Great Bookham
Local Authority: Mole Valley District Council
County: Surrey
Country: England
Postcode: KT23 4AH

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Listing Text

TQ 1354 NE (south side)

7.9.51 The Anchor Inn


House, now public house. C17, altered in C19 and extended. White-painted
roughcast, probably on brick; red tile roof. Double-depth plan under 2-span roof.
Two storeys and 3 bays, symmetrical; plinth; central doorway with modern gabled
porch; 2 tall 2-light casements at ground floor and 3 shorter ones above; roof
half-hipped at left end, with external chimney at this end, gable chimney at
right-hand end. Single-storey extension to the left, with one similar window and
half-hipped roof. (C19 range to rear is not of special interest.) Interior: the
front range contains remains of a late C17 timber-framed 2-unit building, with 2
2 posts at the left gable wall, remains of a timber-framed rear wall (posts and
rail with vacant mortices), a chamfered spine-beam in the left half and a
chamfered lateral beam in the right-hand half; and a brick inglenook fireplace
with chamfered bressummer.

Listing NGR: TQ1389754877

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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