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Latitude: 51.2117 / 51°12'42"N
Longitude: -0.7967 / 0°47'48"W
OS Eastings: 484148
OS Northings: 146523
OS Grid: SU841465
Mapcode National: GBR DB3.WZR
Mapcode Global: VHDY2.4SPY
Entry Name: William Cobbett Public House
Listing Date: 26 April 1950
Last Amended: 29 December 1972
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1044674
English Heritage Legacy ID: 290823
Location: Farnham, Waverley, Surrey, GU9
Civil Parish: Farnham
Built-Up Area: Farnham
Traditional County: Surrey
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Surrey
Church of England Parish: Farnham
Church of England Diocese: Guildford
SU 8446 NW 6/120
SU 8446 7/120
(South East Side)
No 4 (William Cobbett Public House)
(Formerly listed as The Jolly Farmers and Bridge Stores, Firgrove Hill)
The birthplace of William Cobbett. C17, 2 storey. Red brick on projecting
plinth. String at 1st floor level. Wood band at eaves and early C19 cut
board caves pelmet. Old tile roof. Chimney to left hand, and stooped chimney
to right hand of front in angle formed by projecting gabled wing of timber
frame with plaster infilling (formerly Bridge Stores), old tile roof. Main
front has 5 2-light leaded casements with early Cl9 lights of long diamond
pattern. 2 5-light casements (originally probably 4 windows of 2 lights each
and now joined up) and central half-glazed double doors under cantilevered
flat hood. The right hand wing has a small central attic casement. 1 casement
on 1st floor. On ground floor, 3 small 2-light casement windows with frosted
Note: Illustrated "Country Life", July 3rd 1942.
The listed buildings in Bridge Square, Firgrove Hill (West Side), Red Lion
Lane (North West Side) and Nos 57 and 59 Abbey Street, form a group.
Listing NGR: SU8415546523
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