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Ashtead Park Farm House

A Grade II* Listed Building in Mole Valley, Surrey

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.3145 / 51°18'52"N

Longitude: -0.2861 / 0°17'9"W

OS Eastings: 519544

OS Northings: 158657

OS Grid: TQ195586

Mapcode National: GBR 89.YB8

Mapcode Global: VHGRW.0735

Entry Name: Ashtead Park Farm House

Listing Date: 7 September 1951

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1294698

English Heritage Legacy ID: 290409

Location: Mole Valley, Surrey, KT21

County: Surrey

District: Mole Valley

Town: Mole Valley

Electoral Ward/Division: Ashtead Park

Built-Up Area: Ashtead

Traditional County: Surrey

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Surrey

Church of England Parish: Ashtead

Church of England Diocese: Guildford

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Listing Text

ASHTEAD FARM LANE
TQ 1858-1958 (east side)
7/26
7.9.51 Ashtead Park Farm House

GV II*

House. Rebuilt following fire c.1730; altered. Red handmade brick with some
burnt headers, red tiled roof; tops of chimneys recently rebuilt in modern brick
of similar colour. L-plan formed by single-depth main range with service wing to
rear of left end and stair-turret in angle. Three storeys and 6 bays (part over
cellar), almost symmetrical; 3-course band over ground floor, moulded wooden
string course over 1st floor, dentilled eaves band and prominent bracketed
cornice. The doorway in the 3rd bay has a shouldered architrave, pulvinated
frieze, bracketed cornice, and door with 6 fielded panels; the 5 windows at
ground floor have C19 12-pane horned sashes with exposed boxes and gauged
brick heads, but the 6 windows at 1st floor have unhorned 12-pane sashes with
thick glazing bars; the 2nd floor has 2-light casements with leaded glazing; and
there are 2 segmental-headed cellar windows to the right of the door. Hipped 2-
span roof with rectangular ridge; extruded side-wall chimney stacks at both ends.
Rear: main range has 12-pane sash at 1st floor and 2-light casement above;
stair-turret has cross-windows on 2 levels; wing has 12-pane sashes on 2 levels;
large modern conservatory added in angle with stair-turret; continued to rear of
wing is single-storey former dairy altered as sitting room. Interior: panelled
entrance hall with 2 chamfered axial ceiling beams; to the left of this, dining
room with full-height fielded panelling; open-well staircase with open string, 3
bobbin balusters per tread, columnar newels, broad ramped handrail and large
wreathed curtail, but one flight of the top stage is C17 type with closed string
and stout turned balusters.
Garden wall: approx. 6 metres in front of house, in similar material, square
gatepiers on axis of front door with pineapple finials, wrought-iron gate
with twisted overthrow; similar gateway to left.


Listing NGR: TQ1954458657

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