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Highlands Farmhouse, Leatherhead

Description: Highlands Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 7 September 1951
English Heritage Building ID: 290535

OS Grid Reference: TQ1850555913
OS Grid Coordinates: 518505, 155913
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2900, -0.3019

Location: Headley Road, Leatherhead, Surrey KT22 8QE

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

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Listing Text

TQ/15/NE (north side)

7.9.51 Highlands Farm house


Farmhouse. c.1800. Red brick in Flemish bond, with a red tile roof. Rectangular
double-depth plan plus rear service wing and small wing on right-hand side linked
to well-house (q.v.). Two storeys with cellar and attic, 3 bays; symmetrical; the
round-headed central doorway has a raised brick surround with stucco imposts
(probably remains of a former pedimented architrave), with a panelled and glazed
door under a fanlight with radiating glazing bars; the ground floor has canted bay
windows with sashes of 12 panes at the front and 8 panes in the sides, and
weatherboard cladding below the sills, and the 1st floor has sashes of 16, 12, and
16 panes. Dentilled eaves and rectangular hipped roof with chimney stacks on the
side ridges. The left return wall has (inter alia) French windows with margin
panes, a doorway and segmental-headed window towards the rear, a bell with a
wooden canopy under the eaves, and 2 inserted flat-roofed dormers in the roof;
the right-hand return wall has a 16-pane sash on each floor, 2 similar dormers,
and a tall single-storey wing with a 16-pane sash in the gable wall (which is
attached to the well-house, q.v.); the rear has (inter alia) a large service wing
in the centre with large segmental-headed windows and roof hipped at the
junction. Interior not of special interest.

Listing NGR: TQ1857655939

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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