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Ruins of Betchworth Castle

A Grade II Listed Building in Brockham, Surrey

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Latitude: 51.2374 / 51°14'14"N

Longitude: -0.2963 / 0°17'46"W

OS Eastings: 519029

OS Northings: 150065

OS Grid: TQ190500

Mapcode National: GBR HGK.9XC

Mapcode Global: VHGS7.T568

Entry Name: Ruins of Betchworth Castle

Listing Date: 28 November 1951

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1378073

English Heritage Legacy ID: 289837

Location: Brockham, Mole Valley, Surrey, RH4

County: Surrey

District: Mole Valley

Civil Parish: Brockham

Built-Up Area: Brockham

Traditional County: Surrey

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Surrey

Church of England Parish: Dorking St Martin

Church of England Diocese: Guildford

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Listing Text

Ruins of Betchworth Castle

TQ 15 SE 8/97 28.11.51.


Ruins of a mansion built by Sir Thomas Browne in 1449, and to which
alterations were later made eg in 1705, and in 1799 by Soane. Stables and
a dairy were also built according to Soane's design at about the same date:
see Castle Gardens, Betchworth Park. Demolished 1819. Stone rubble, ashlar
and red brick. Remains of garden terrace wall below.

Listing NGR: TQ1902950065

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