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Half Moon Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Mole Valley, Surrey

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.277 / 51°16'37"N

Longitude: -0.3868 / 0°23'12"W

OS Eastings: 512621

OS Northings: 154332

OS Grid: TQ126543

Mapcode National: GBR HFV.YWN

Mapcode Global: VHFVK.75WC

Entry Name: Half Moon Cottage

Listing Date: 7 September 1951

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1293421

English Heritage Legacy ID: 290589

Location: Mole Valley, Surrey, KT23

County: Surrey

District: Mole Valley

Town: Mole Valley

Electoral Ward/Division: Bookham North

Built-Up Area: Leatherhead

Traditional County: Surrey

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Surrey

Church of England Parish: Great Bookham

Church of England Diocese: Guildford

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Listing Text

LITTLE BOOKHAM LITTLE BOOKHAM STREET
TQ/15/SW (east side)
5/192

7.9.51 No.2 (Half Moon Cottage)

GV II

Farmhouse, now house. Probably a late C15 or early C16 hall-house, with ceiling
and chimney stack inserted in C17. Timber frame with brick casing at ground
floor and nogging above (some in herringbone pattern); red tile roof, brick
chimney stack. Linear 5-bay single-depth plan (the 1st bay perhaps an early
addition). Two low storeys and 5 structural bays but with only 3 windows at 1st
floor; the timber-framing at the front consists of all 6 wall-posts (concealed or
removed at ground floor), with arch-bracing to the wallplate in the 3rd, 4th, and
5th bays, and various studs; the 4th bay contains 2 board doors; at ground floor
the 2nd, 3rd, and 5th bays have 2-light casement windows (that in the 3rd bay
altered), and at 1st floor the 1st bay has a 2-light casement, the 2nd bay has
coupled 2-light casements (divided by a stud), and the 3rd bay has a 3-light
casement, all these windows being under the eaves. The roof is hipped at the
right-hand end, half-hipped at the left end, and has a ridge chimney stack in the
4th bay. The left end wall has inter alia a door at ground floor and 3 queen
struts to the half-hip. At the rear the timber framing is exposed on both floors,
less regular than the front, and includes 2 full-height wall-posts to the 2nd bay,
and various rails and studs; the 1st bay has a 3-light casement, the 2nd has a
very small 6-pane fixed window under the eaves, the 4th has a fixed window,
and the 5th is covered by a lean-to addition.


Listing NGR: TQ1262154332

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