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Firbank, Elstead

Description: Firbank

Grade: II
Date Listed: 2 January 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 291535

OS Grid Reference: SU8919944632
OS Grid Coordinates: 489199, 144632
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1940, -0.7249

Location: 2 Turners, Tilford GU10 2AT

Locality: Elstead
Local Authority: Waverley Borough Council
County: Surrey
Country: England
Postcode: GU10 2AT

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Listing Text

Charles Hill

4/25 Firbank


Former Coach house/stables to Charles Hill Court, now house. Circa 1870. Local
ironstone rubble with buff coloured stock brick dressings, Welsh slate roofs,
some slates in scalloped bands with "fleur-de-lys" ridge cresting. 1 storey and
attic to rear with central wooden ridge cupola under turret roof. Octagonal open
sides on square plinth, shouldered arches to each face. Regular front at right
angles to land with central gable under decorative pierced bargeboards. Small
gables to either side with similar decorative gables. C20 cambered head casement
window, in place of original left door but keeping the original brick surround, to
first floor centre one casement window to either side with decorative elongated
lozenge glazing tracery. Five windows to ground floor. C20 hip-roofed square bay
to left of centre on ground floor. C20 colourwashed brick extension to left.
Entrance front facing the lane:- 1 storey and attic under gabled, pierced barge-
board dormers. Rendered end stacks. Casement windows with lozenge shape glazing
bars to first floor, two C20 cambered head windows to ground floor. Central gabled
porch with pierced bargeboards. Pointed arched brick quoined surround to ribbed

Listing NGR: SU8919944632

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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