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Semaphore House

A Grade II Listed Building in Elmbridge, Surrey

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.3698 / 51°22'11"N

Longitude: -0.338 / 0°20'16"W

OS Eastings: 515789

OS Northings: 164726

OS Grid: TQ157647

Mapcode National: GBR 6J.HGS

Mapcode Global: VHGRG.3T5S

Entry Name: Semaphore House

Listing Date: 5 June 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1377481

English Heritage Legacy ID: 286983

Location: Elmbridge, Surrey, KT10

County: Surrey

District: Elmbridge

Town: Elmbridge

Electoral Ward/Division: Hinchley Wood and Weston Green

Traditional County: Surrey

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Surrey

Church of England Parish: Claygate

Church of England Diocese: Guildford

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Listing Text

TQ 16SE BOROUGH OF ELMBRIDGE TELEGRAPH LANE

Claygate

6/414 Semaphore House
5/6/84
II

Semaphore house. c1822. Rendered brick on projecting plinth with hipped slate
roof. 3 storey square tower to centre, 2 storey bay to left, 1 storey bay to
right, all over basements. C20 glazing bar sash windows throughout. Projecting
single storey porch with window to left of tower. Panelled door on left hand
side of porch approached up a flight of 6 steps. At time of resurvey house was
undergoing restoration.
One in a series of semaphore towers from Portsmouth to Whitehall.
PEVSNER: BUILDINGS OF ENGLAND, SURREY (1971) p163.


Listing NGR: TQ1578964726

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