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Joldwynds

A Grade II Listed Building in Abinger, Surrey

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.1735 / 51°10'24"N

Longitude: -0.414 / 0°24'50"W

OS Eastings: 510972

OS Northings: 142782

OS Grid: TQ109427

Mapcode National: GBR GFV.B5B

Mapcode Global: VHFVX.SR0R

Entry Name: Joldwynds

Listing Date: 11 March 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1294332

English Heritage Legacy ID: 289993

Location: Abinger, Mole Valley, Surrey, RH5

County: Surrey

District: Mole Valley

Civil Parish: Abinger

Traditional County: Surrey

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Surrey

Church of England Parish: Holmbury St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Guildford

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Listing Text

ABINGER C.P. HOLMBURY HILL
TQ 14SW

6/25 Joldwynds

GV II

House. 1930-33 by Oliver Hill for Wilfred Grove in the International Modern style,
a rebuild of a Philip Webb house. Whitewashed stucco with flat roofs obscured by
parapets. Two storeys, stepping down to right and rear in a series of flat roof
"terraces" to single storey height. Metal casement fenestration under thin drip
mouldings to left, continuing as string courses, and to right where window on each
floor wraps around curved corner. The dominant feature of the entrance front is
a large curved staircase window rising through one and a half storeys. Doors to
left. Circular drum section to roof left of centre.
interior:- plain simple rooms with main spiral stair around central pillar newel
intact.
One of Oliver Hill's most noted examples of the International Modern Style.

D. DEAN: THE THIRTIES: RECALLING THE ENGLISH ARCHITECTURAL SCENE. p.43-5.
C. ASLET: ThE LAST COUNTRY HOUSES p.321. Catalogue Note.


Listing NGR: TQ1097242782

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