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Curfew House

A Grade II* Listed Building in Chertsey, Surrey

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Latitude: 51.3927 / 51°23'33"N

Longitude: -0.5045 / 0°30'16"W

OS Eastings: 504145

OS Northings: 167018

OS Grid: TQ041670

Mapcode National: GBR 0M.3GF

Mapcode Global: VHFTX.68M7

Entry Name: Curfew House

Listing Date: 26 September 1951

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1242226

English Heritage Legacy ID: 361710

Location: Runnymede, Surrey, KT16

County: Surrey

District: Runnymede

Town: Runnymede

Electoral Ward/Division: Chertsey St Ann's

Built-Up Area: Chertsey

Traditional County: Surrey

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Surrey

Church of England Parish: Chertsey

Church of England Diocese: Guildford

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Listing Text

(North Side)
Nos 8 and 10,
No 12 (Curfew House) and
Nos 14 and 16
TQ 0467 SW 7/19 26.9.51.

II* (No 12)

C18, a group of 5 houses, some with alterations. 3 storeys. Red brick. Curfew
House, dated 1725 on keystone, being slightly higher, and set back with narrow
forecourt and early C19 front railings; and tile roof with brick coped gabled
ends. Parapet fronts. 4 chimney stacks. 17 windows (5 to Curfew House,
in centre). Centre pedimented feature with arched entrance and arched 1st
floor window. Brick pilasters below open pediment, with moulded wood cornice,
with dentils. Stone impost blocks and keystones to entrance and 1st floor
window and 4 arched ground floor windows. 2nd floor near-flush-frame windows
with glazing bars. Ground and 1st floor windows without bars. Tympanum inscribed:
" c5
Founded by
For Fifty Children
clothed and taught
Go and do likewise "
Date 1725 on keystone of arched 1st floor window below. Entrance door has
enriched wood architrave, and reeded panels with raised centres.
Nos 8 and 10 have refacing with rough flat heads to windows, and rough band
below parapet; shop fronts at ground floor, Nos 14 and 16 have band below
parapet with cope, and gauged flat arches to sash windows now with glazing
bars mainly missing; and wood door cases to early C19 entrance doors. NMR

Nos 2 to 34 (even) including No 6A, form a group.

Listing NGR: TQ0416466974

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

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