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Scholars

A Grade II Listed Building in Leigh, Surrey

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.2077 / 51°12'27"N

Longitude: -0.2493 / 0°14'57"W

OS Eastings: 522389

OS Northings: 146846

OS Grid: TQ223468

Mapcode National: GBR JJB.9S7

Mapcode Global: VHGS8.MXK1

Entry Name: Scholars

Listing Date: 29 September 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1378156

English Heritage Legacy ID: 290252

Location: Leigh, Mole Valley, Surrey, RH2

County: Surrey

District: Mole Valley

Civil Parish: Leigh

Traditional County: Surrey

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Surrey

Church of England Parish: Leigh St Bartholomew

Church of England Diocese: Southwark

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Listing Text

LEIGH C.P. CLAYHILL ROAD
TQ 24NW
The Green
6/138 Scholars
GV II

Former Village School, now house. c1860. Red brick with stone angle quoins and
tiled roofs including alternate bands of diamond-point and fishscale pattern
tiling. Stone quoins to stacks and wooden lantern on roof ridge to right under
pyramidal cap. Long rectangular plan on corner site with cross wings to left and
larger cross wing to right. Two storeys to left end, single storey to right with
right hand cross wing being the former school hall. Stacks to left end, left side
of left cross wing, rear right of centre and to rear. Pierced wavy-edged barge-
hoards to gables on left and left hand return front, ridge cresting on roofs to
right. Mullioned and transomed windows to left, one on first floor, one below;
that to front in pentice roofed square-bay. Large stone dressed "cross" windows
to ends of hall range with mullions of half-round section, plate glass windows to
right. Windows on right hand return front have hexagonal and diamond-pattern
glazing in upper lights over plain lower lights. Panelled door to right under
lantern; old main door to left in recessed range between cross wings with half-
open balustraded corridor in front. New main entrance now to rear. The school
forms an important part of the group around the Village Green.


Listing NGR: TQ2238946846

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