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The White House, Leatherhead

Description: The White House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 7 September 1951
English Heritage Building ID: 290514

OS Grid Reference: TQ1681856220
OS Grid Coordinates: 516818, 156220
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2931, -0.3260

Location: B2033, Leatherhead, Surrey KT22 8BB

Locality: Leatherhead
Local Authority: Mole Valley District Council
County: Surrey
Country: England
Postcode: KT22 8BB

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Listing Text

TQ 1656 SE (south side)

No. 18 (The White House)


House and shop, now office. Earlier C18 with early C19 addition; altered. White-
painted weatherboard, red tile roof. Linear plan in 2 parts on north-south axis,
with various rear extensions, on a small triangular island site: the earlier
element rectangular with a continuous rear outshut, the later (a dwelling)
trapezoidal and double-depth. Two storeys, 1+2 first floor windows; the added
dwelling has a plain doorway under a cornice on consoles, one sashed window
with margin panes on each floor to the right, and a chimney at the junction of
the roofs; and the gable wall, which is canted back, has similar fenestration. The
main range has four 12-pane sashes at ground floor, 2 small 2-light casements
above, and a steeply-pitched roof with a half-hip; its north gable wall has a
former shop window consisting of tripartite 8-pane sashes under a blank fascia
set in a large square moulded surround with reeded pilasters and a very
prominent moulded cornice on consoles, and a small casement under the hip.
Interior not inspected. Formerly a grocer's shop known as "Jenden's Corner".

Listing NGR: TQ1681856220

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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