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Duke's Head Public House, Leatherhead

Description: Duke's Head Public House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 7 September 1951
English Heritage Building ID: 290545

OS Grid Reference: TQ1674056498
OS Grid Coordinates: 516740, 156498
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2957, -0.3270

Location: High Street, Leatherhead, Surrey KT22 8AG

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

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Listing Text

TQ 1656 SE (north side)

7.9.51 Duke's Head PH


Inn, now public house. C17 and C18, remodelled in C19; altered in C20. Timber
frame with brick cladding and stucco facade; red tile roof. Single-depth front
range with coupled rear wings of unequal length. Two storeys and 3 bays; the
almost symmetrical C19 facade has painted quoins and a high banded parapet;
the principal doorway is offset slightly to the right, has a shouldered surround of
plain render and is protected by a flat canopy carried across at 1st floor
between flanking full-height canted bays; at 1st floor above the canopy is a 12-
pane sashed window with an exposed box and plaster cresting lettered "DUKES
HEAD" under a roundel showing the duke's head; and the flanking bays have 4-
pane sashes except at ground floor to the right where the window has been
replaced by a doorway. There is an extruded chimney stack at the right-hand
gable and a single chimney at the front left corner. At the right-hand end is a
single-storey flat-roofed modern addition (not of special interest), and the rear
slope of the roof carries down to the lower level of the rear wing, which has
various openings on this side, and on the other side is mostly covered by a
modern addition but has some exposed timber framing above this. Interior:
altered at ground floor and partition walls removed, but some remains of timber
framing are visible; otherwise, not inspected.

Listing NGR: TQ1674056498

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Source: English Heritage

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