History in Structure

This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.

Church Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Pirbright, Surrey

Approximate Location Map
Large Map »
Street View
Contributor Photos »

Street View is the best available vantage point looking, if possible, towards the location of the building. In some locations, Street View may not give a view of the actual building, or may not be available at all. Where it is not available, the satellite view is shown instead.

Coordinates

Latitude: 51.2946 / 51°17'40"N

Longitude: -0.6505 / 0°39'1"W

OS Eastings: 494191

OS Northings: 155911

OS Grid: SU941559

Mapcode National: GBR FBN.Y2L

Mapcode Global: VHFV6.NQZG

Entry Name: Church Cottage

Listing Date: 12 October 1990

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1251389

English Heritage Legacy ID: 288247

Location: Pirbright, Guildford, Surrey, GU24

County: Surrey

District: Guildford

Civil Parish: Pirbright

Traditional County: Surrey

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Surrey

Church of England Parish: Pirbright

Church of England Diocese: Guildford

Find accommodation in
Brookwood

Listing Text

SU 95 NW PIRBRIGHT CHURCH LANE
Church Cottage

1/634


GV II


Cottage.Late C16 2 bay timberframed house of 1 storey with framed smoke hood
in smaller bay with early C17 2 bay parlour wing with chimney rising through
earlier smoke hood bay, clad in brick in C19. Original part of the house is
in English bond brickwork with tiled roof and C19 casements. The early C17
parlour wing is of early C19 brickwork in Flemish bond with tiled roof and
tall brick chimneystack. 2 storeys and attics in gable end; 2 windows C19
casements with cambered heads. Early C20 gabled brick porch at the junction
of the 2 wings. Later weatherboarded outshut to rear. Interior of earliest wing
has a green port roof which contains remains of the original wattle and daub
chimney with brick nogging and nailed studs. Sooting on the pegged timbers
beyond the later stair. The parlour wing contains a wider staircase and chamfered
spine beam with lambs tongue steps and carved bracket to main post. Ground floor
room has early C19 wooden fire surround with brackets and cupboard recess C19
plank doors to parlour and best bedrooom. This house was believed to be the
residence of early incumbents of the adjoining Parish church. Before the
Dissolution the land belonged to Newark Priory but was leased to
Sir Edward Newly Chaplain of Pirbright. They were vested in the crown under a
statute of Edward VI in 1547.
(See Domestic Buildings Research Group Report no.3792)


Listing NGR: SU9419155911

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

Selected Sources

Source links go to a search for the specified title at Amazon. Availability of the title is dependent on current publication status. You may also want to check AbeBooks, particularly for older titles.

Other nearby listed buildings

BritishListedBuildings.co.uk is an independent online resource and is not associated with any government department. All government data published here is used under licence. Please do not contact BritishListedBuildings.co.uk for any queries related to any individual listed building, planning permission related to listed buildings or the listing process itself.

British Listed Buildings is a Good Stuff website.