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Brooklands Technical College (Brooklands House)

A Grade II Listed Building in Elmbridge, Surrey

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.3625 / 51°21'44"N

Longitude: -0.4651 / 0°27'54"W

OS Eastings: 506959

OS Northings: 163720

OS Grid: TQ069637

Mapcode National: GBR 2B.TPL

Mapcode Global: VHFV3.W0HV

Entry Name: Brooklands Technical College (Brooklands House)

Listing Date: 16 November 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1030186

English Heritage Legacy ID: 286747

Location: Elmbridge, Surrey, KT13

County: Surrey

District: Elmbridge

Town: Elmbridge

District Council Ward: Weybridge Riverside

Traditional County: Surrey

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Surrey

Church of England Parish: Weybridge

Church of England Diocese: Guildford

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Listing Text

TQ 06SE BOROUGH OF ELMBRIDGE HEATH ROAD

Weybridge

4/168 Brooklands Technical
College.
(Brooklands House)

II

House, now college. 1860, largely rebuilt in 1891 by Sir Reginald Blomfield in a
free Queen Anne style. Brown brick with red brick dressings, plain tiled roofs-
hipped to left. Square, lead ogee dome to right and tall stacks under gauged brick
cornices.
Main house: 5 bays with gable front bay to left, 2 bay wing to left end with flat
roofed break to the right linking with tower and 7 bay wing to right, projecting
forward to form a courtyard in the re-entrant angle. 3 storeys with attics under
5 pedimented dormers to main block with central segmental pediment and "Venetian"
style attic window to gable front bay. Brick quoins to ends with plat bands over
ground and first floors and a modillion cornice to the second floor. Irregular
fenestration of glazing bar sash windows under gauged brick heads, including a
large, round arched staircase window to right and a round window to right hand
tower. Double plate glass doors to centre of main block under flat hood, further
doors to left in gabled bay. Square clockface in stone surround with cill brackets
to court front of tower, rendered tower to rear corner. Lead cupola hood over
chimmney stack to right.
Rear (Garden Front): 6 bays, 2 gabled with 3-light dormers to centre. Large "Venetian"
style window to ground floor left with Ionic oilaster surround.
C20 extensions to front not included.


Listing NGR: TQ0695963720

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