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The Gate House

A Grade II Listed Building in Limpsfield, Surrey

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.257 / 51°15'25"N

Longitude: 0.0252 / 0°1'30"E

OS Eastings: 541412

OS Northings: 152819

OS Grid: TQ414528

Mapcode National: GBR LLS.166

Mapcode Global: VHHPP.DN5R

Entry Name: The Gate House

Listing Date: 22 February 1973

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1029786

English Heritage Legacy ID: 287783

Location: Limpsfield, Tandridge, Surrey, RH8

County: Surrey

District: Tandridge

Civil Parish: Limpsfield

Traditional County: Surrey

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Surrey

Church of England Parish: Limpsfield and Titsey

Church of England Diocese: Southwark

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Listing Text

TQ 45SW LIMPSFIELD C.P. BALLARDS LANE,

7/128 The Gate House

22.2.73

II


House. 1924 by Baillie Scott and Beresford for Mr. Stanley Farr. Re-used Tudor
brick with swept, hipped plain tiled roofs; ridge stacks to left and right of centre,
diagonal end stacks on projecting wings. Central open timber bellcote on lead plinth
with tiled pyramidal roof and crowning weathervane. E shape plan to main centre
range with projecting wings to ends forming rectangular entrance courtyard. 3
projecting 2 storey bays across centre, single storey bays with attics under flat
roof dormers between; projecting end wings single storey with attic under flat roof
dormer. Irregular fenestration of diamond pane leaded casements, with stone and
brick mullions; 3 arched lancets to left end. Central planked door in 2 step
arched recessed porch.
Garden front: angle bay windows to either side of centre, projecting single storey
porches to ends with 2 step arched openings on fronts.
Interior: Panelled and beamed living room, ceiling frame supported on two octagonal
wooden columns with moulded capitals. Tiled fireplaces in ground floor rooms. Barrel
vaulted Billiard room with table light fitting designed by Baillie Scott in the
form of a walled and domed city.


Listing NGR: TQ4141252819

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