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Empress Cottages

A Grade II Listed Building in Farnborough, Hampshire

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Latitude: 51.3006 / 51°18'2"N

Longitude: -0.7439 / 0°44'38"W

OS Eastings: 487666

OS Northings: 156470

OS Grid: SU876564

Mapcode National: GBR D96.JPZ

Mapcode Global: VHDXQ.2K2T

Entry Name: Empress Cottages

Listing Date: 18 September 1981

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1092609

English Heritage Legacy ID: 137890

Location: Rushmoor, Hampshire, GU14

County: Hampshire

District: Rushmoor

Town: Rushmoor

Electoral Ward/Division: Empress

Built-Up Area: Farnborough

Traditional County: Hampshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hampshire

Church of England Parish: Farnborough St Peter

Church of England Diocese: Guildford

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Listing Text

(west side)
Empress Cottages
(Nos 1, 3 and 5)
SU 8756 4/62 18.9.81
Includes No 2 (Empress Cottages) Highgate Lane. C1840. Gothic Revival irregular
block, of severe Jacobean flavour. 2 storeys, with some ground floor
outshots. Steep red tile roof with many gables; prominent chimney stacks
with raking offsets. Red brick walling in Monk bond above first floor
projecting band, Flemish bond below.

Casements, some with mullions and transoms, in chamfered reveals, tile cills;
diamond leaded lights surviving in part. Ground floor enriched by open
porches, elaborate hood to window, bays with tile roofing. Prominent corner
site, at junction with Highgate Lane.

Listing NGR: SU8762456569

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

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