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Upwood Gorse

A Grade II Listed Building in Caterham, Surrey

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Latitude: 51.2711 / 51°16'15"N

Longitude: -0.0784 / 0°4'42"W

OS Eastings: 534146

OS Northings: 154188

OS Grid: TQ341541

Mapcode National: GBR KK3.C09

Mapcode Global: VHGS5.L9FY

Entry Name: Upwood Gorse

Listing Date: 26 April 1963

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1029792

English Heritage Legacy ID: 287695

Location: Caterham Valley, Tandridge, Surrey, CR3

County: Surrey

Civil Parish: Caterham Valley

Built-Up Area: Caterham

Traditional County: Surrey

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Surrey

Church of England Parish: Caterham Valley St John the Evangelist

Church of England Diocese: Southwark

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Listing Text


5/40 Upwood Gorse


House, now divided. Built in 3 stages from 1873 for Queen Victoria's dentist.
Red brick, tile hung above; plain tiled roofs, hipped over main block with 2
large ridge stacks to centre and stacks to rear. L shaped with entrance court in
re-entrant angle. 2 storey entrance block set back to left end, further
projecting block to right 2 storeys and attic under large hipped roof dormer,
single storey wing projecting from right end. 3 sash windows across first floor
left, a further 3 windows to right with circular window to right end. Main
entrance at junction of two blocks, left of centre. Arched recessed porch with
stone impost blocks, panelled and arched double doors behind with upper parts
glazed. Large flat dentilled porch hood with vaulted underside on tapering
octagonal columns with square pedestals. Further door to left and at left end of
right hand wing. Right hand return front: Dentilled bargeboards, deep coved
eaves and chamfered corner to left, with cut brick decoration.

Listing NGR: TQ3339355901

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

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