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Latitude: 51.251 / 51°15'3"N
Longitude: -0.117 / 0°7'1"W
OS Eastings: 531511
OS Northings: 151890
OS Grid: TQ315518
Mapcode National: GBR KK8.F8B
Mapcode Global: VHGS4.XTJB
Entry Name: Pendell House
Listing Date: 11 June 1958
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1029987
English Heritage Legacy ID: 287289
Location: Bletchingley, Tandridge, Surrey, RH1
Civil Parish: Bletchingley
Traditional County: Surrey
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Surrey
Church of England Parish: Bletchingley St Mary
Church of England Diocese: Southwark
TQ 35SW BLETCHINGLEY C.P. PENDELL ROAD
2/52 Pendell House
House. dated 1636. Red brick in English bond, deep eaves to plain tiled hipped
roof; end stacks with cut brick panels and decoration on shafts. Symmetrical
plan about narrow central hall with staircase to the rear. 2 storeys over cellar
with attics under 2 flat roof sash window dormers, plat band over ground floor.
5 bays, centre bay projecting and rising to three floors with pediment above and
rusticated ground floor. Glazing bar sash windows in moulded surrounds through-
out, ground floor windows under segmental brick arches, alternating with cut brick
recessed panels in the form of pilasters in reverse complete with recessed capitals.
Central doubled arched half glazed doors in stone surround. Right hand return front:
2 glazing bar sash windows to first floor, diamond and circle patterning to chimney
stacks. Left hand return front (garden front): 4 bays over rendered basement.
3 flat roofed dormers above. Plaque on chimney reads "GRB 1636".
Rear: wing to left with steep pediment over arched glazing bar casement window.
Arched door to left of centre under stone plat band moulding continued at lower
level over the remainder of the ground floor.
Interior: little of the original features remain. Cornice and acanthus frieze to
ground floor room to left. Marble fireplace surround with fan decoration and drapery
swags. Baroque style fireplace surround to ground floor room front left with gadroon
type moulding and scroll bracket decoration. Square return staircase to rear of
hall with foliage and scroll iron balustrade.
VCH: Surrey (1967) Vol. IV. p.253
PEVSNER: Buildings of England, Surrey (1971) pp. 456-7
Listing NGR: TQ3151151890
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