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Fowler's Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Ashtead, Surrey

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Latitude: 51.3086 / 51°18'30"N

Longitude: -0.3002 / 0°18'0"W

OS Eastings: 518578

OS Northings: 157977

OS Grid: TQ185579

Mapcode National: GBR 8B.710

Mapcode Global: VHGRV.RC5P

Entry Name: Fowler's Cottage

Listing Date: 23 November 1973

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1028656

English Heritage Legacy ID: 290421

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

TQ 1857-1957 (west side)

23.11.73 No.12 (Fowler's Cottage)


Cottage. Probably late C17, with C18 addition to rear; altered. Timber-framed
construction with gable wall, rear wing, and chimneys of red handmade brick,
roof of red tiles, some tile-hanging on left gable. L-plan formed by 2-unit front
range with single-unit rear wing. Two storeys and 2 bays; front wall has exposed
large-framing with timbers mostly of light scantling, including a sill and a
wallplate, principal wall-posts at both corners and in the centre, a mid-level
rail, and thin studs and rails between these; to the right of the central post is
an inserted 2-light casement window in what appears to be a former doorway;
otherwise, there is a 3-light casement to the left, a larger 3-light fixed window
to the right, and 2 small 3-light casements at 1st floor immediately under the
wallplate. Large external chimney stacks at both gables; full-height lean-to at
right-hand gable. The rear wall is of brick at ground floor with timber-framing
above, and has 2 single-light casements; the rear wing has segmental-headed
openings including an inserted or moved doorway and a 2-light casement to the
left of this (no openings above), and a large external chimney stack at the rear
gable (partly covered by a lean-to). Interior: not inspected, but rear wing said to
contain bread oven.

Listing NGR: TQ1857857977

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