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Anchor Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Shere, Surrey

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Latitude: 51.2209 / 51°13'15"N

Longitude: -0.4679 / 0°28'4"W

OS Eastings: 507093

OS Northings: 147972

OS Grid: TQ070479

Mapcode National: GBR GF6.GJG

Mapcode Global: VHFVP.VK0X

Entry Name: Anchor Cottage

Listing Date: 4 March 1993

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1029437

English Heritage Legacy ID: 288577

Location: Shere, Guildford, Surrey, GU5

County: Surrey

District: Guildford

Civil Parish: Shere

Built-Up Area: Shere

Traditional County: Surrey

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Surrey

Church of England Parish: Shere

Church of England Diocese: Guildford

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Listing Text

The following building shall be added to the list:-


16885-/12/10004 Anchor Cottage

House. Early C17 refronted and extended in mid C19. Timberframed
building refronted in red brick on ground floor and rendered above.
Tiled roof with fretted wooden bargeboards and brick chimneystacks.
Gable end to street has circular window to attic, 1st floor sash with
vertical glazing bars only, and tripartite sash to ground floor,
entrance front has 2 sashes with vertical glazing bars only. C20 bow
to ground floor and early pedimented canopy on ornate posts to to
entrance door. External red brick chimneystack and 1-storey extension
to rear. Street front has additional bay in painted brick with
cambered sash which adjoins Pilgrim's Earth. Interior has early C17
timberframe with shallow arched tie beam and queen strut side purlin
roof. Framing to original cross wing overbuilt, but arched wind
bracing survives. Cross wing truncated and extended in early C19. Many
internal C19 features survive, including panelling, doors,
architraves, fire surrounds and the staircase.

Listing NGR: TQ0709647973

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

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