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Santon Cottages

A Grade II Listed Building in Reigate Central, Surrey

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Latitude: 51.2256 / 51°13'32"N

Longitude: -0.2382 / 0°14'17"W

OS Eastings: 523120

OS Northings: 148848

OS Grid: TQ231488

Mapcode National: GBR JJ5.0M6

Mapcode Global: VHGS8.TGFB

Entry Name: Santon Cottages

Listing Date: 19 October 1951

Last Amended: 31 March 1977

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1029110

English Heritage Legacy ID: 289316

Location: Reigate and Banstead, Surrey, RH2

County: Surrey

District: Reigate and Banstead

Town: Reigate and Banstead

Electoral Ward/Division: Reigate Central

Traditional County: Surrey

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Surrey

Church of England Parish: Reigate

Church of England Diocese: Southwark

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Listing Text

(West Side)
Santon Cottages
[Nos 1 to 3 (consec)]
(Formerly listed as
Nos 1, 2 and 3
Santon Farm Cottages)
TQ 24 NW 25/65 19.10.51.


Substantial early C16 house with a later addition, unified by a facade of diamond
tiling with brick below, which conceals the timber frame. 2 storeys, 4 wide bays.
Fairly high pitched tiled roof with old compound stack. Leaded casements of different
periods. Garden front shows 3 gabled dormers resting on eaves and a projecting
south wing. 2 modern wood porches and a small stone lean-to.
Interior of No 1 (the solar end) shows a deeply coved and roll moulded dais beam
with bench fixing holes in posts below. Hall ceiling beam is morticed in, suggesting
that the hall was always floored. However the chimney looks like an insertion,
so there may have been a smoke bay. Access to roof above the 2 inglenooks not
possible, but there is side-purlin construction at dais end.

Listing NGR: TQ2312048848

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

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