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Grove Cottages

A Grade II Listed Building in Leatherhead, Surrey

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Latitude: 51.2773 / 51°16'38"N

Longitude: -0.3722 / 0°22'20"W

OS Eastings: 513633

OS Northings: 154381

OS Grid: TQ136543

Mapcode National: GBR HFW.W5M

Mapcode Global: VHFVK.H5K6

Entry Name: Grove Cottages

Listing Date: 2 April 1970

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1028640

English Heritage Legacy ID: 290479

Location: Mole Valley, Surrey, KT23

County: Surrey

District: Mole Valley

Town: Mole Valley

Electoral Ward/Division: Bookham South

Built-Up Area: Leatherhead

Traditional County: Surrey

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Surrey

Church of England Parish: Great Bookham

Church of England Diocese: Guildford

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Listing Text

TQ 1354 SE (north side)

2.4.70 Nos. 1 and 2 Grove Cottages


House, subsequently public house, now 2 dwellings. Probably later C16, altered in
C18 and C20. Timber frame with brick cladding (and some nogging) painted
white, red tile roof, brick chimneys. Single-depth 4½-bay plan (probably originally
of smoke-bay type), with added rear outshut. Two storeys with three 1st floor
windows; plinth; doorway (to No.1) between the 1st and 2nd bays, with modern
door and pentice canopy; three 2-light casement windows on each floor, those at
ground floor under segmental heads; ridge chimney between 2nd and 3rd bays,
gable chimney to the right, and at the left end a very large external chimney
stack with a broad flint-clad base, tiled front offset, and a brick chimney
detached from the gable wall, This gable has exposed timber framing including
tie-beam, collar, queen struts and king-strut, with brick nogging. Interior: timber
frame with narrower bay at north end (probably former smoke bay), now
containing inglenook fireplace; large lateral chamfered beams; at 1st floor,
exposed wall-post, scarf-jointed wallplates, and arch-braced tie-beam between
3rd and 4th bays; common-rafter roof with curved windbraces to the purlins.
History: in C18, was the White Hart Inn, later re-named The Saracen and Ring.

Listing NGR: TQ1363354381

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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