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Purley Bury

A Grade II Listed Building in Purley, London

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Latitude: 51.3416 / 51°20'29"N

Longitude: -0.1015 / 0°6'5"W

OS Eastings: 532330

OS Northings: 161987

OS Grid: TQ323619

Mapcode National: GBR GZ.92N

Mapcode Global: VHGRS.6J6X

Entry Name: Purley Bury

Listing Date: 15 February 1983

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1188809

English Heritage Legacy ID: 201220

Location: Croydon, London, CR8

County: London

District: Croydon

Electoral Ward/Division: Purley

Built-Up Area: Croydon

Traditional County: Surrey

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: Sanderstead

Church of England Diocese: Southwark

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Listing Text

(off Purley Bury Avenue)

Purley Bury
TQ 36 SW 5/25


C18 house with later additions. Two-span. Rendered. Two storeys. Three sash
windows. C19 porch. Slated mansard roof with 2 dormers. South front of 3 unequal
bays with French window to ground floor and sashes above. Two bay extension to east
with projecting canted bay window to ground floor with slated roof. Extensive range
of C18 and C19 outbuildings to east. Red brick (colourwashed). Old conservatory on
sough side with curved glazed roof.
John Horne Tooke, politician and writer, and author of "The Diversions of Purley",
lived here.

Listing NGR: TQ3233061987

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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