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The Bower

A Grade II Listed Building in Limpsfield, Surrey

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Latitude: 51.2565 / 51°15'23"N

Longitude: 0.0157 / 0°0'56"E

OS Eastings: 540755

OS Northings: 152744

OS Grid: TQ407527

Mapcode National: GBR KKF.4T1

Mapcode Global: VHHPP.7P54

Entry Name: The Bower

Listing Date: 11 June 1958

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1188925

English Heritage Legacy ID: 287826

Location: Limpsfield, Tandridge, Surrey, RH8

County: Surrey

District: Tandridge

Civil Parish: Limpsfield

Built-Up Area: Oxted

Traditional County: Surrey

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Surrey

Church of England Parish: Limpsfield and Titsey

Church of England Diocese: Southwark

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Listing Text


7/171 The Bower


House. Early C16 Hall house with C17 extensions to north east, south front refaced
in early C18 and extended in early C20. Timber framed, south (main) front red
brick with blue headers, parapet above partly obscuring plain tiled roof; front
stack to end right with corbelled top, further similar stacks to rear and right of
centre. 2 storeys, 7 bays (2 to left C20) with end piers and piers either side
of 3rd bay and end bay to right. Brick plat band over ground and first floors,
brick string course to top of parapet. 7 cambered head panels in parapet, glazing
bar sash windows under cambered heads in flush frames on first floor; blocked window
to 2nd ground floor bay. Panelled door in architrave surround to left of centre.
Top panels glazed with ogee heads, tapering Doric style square piers supporting
dentilled frieze of flat roof portico with iron balcony railings above return fronts,
brick below, tile hung above.

Interior: framing visible, Crown post roof.

Listing NGR: TQ4075552744

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

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