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The Old Prison

A Grade II Listed Building in Shere, Surrey

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Latitude: 51.2196 / 51°13'10"N

Longitude: -0.4666 / 0°27'59"W

OS Eastings: 507185

OS Northings: 147826

OS Grid: TQ071478

Mapcode National: GBR GF6.GVT

Mapcode Global: VHFVP.VLPX

Entry Name: The Old Prison

Listing Date: 14 June 1967

Last Amended: 21 May 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1189454

English Heritage Legacy ID: 288498

Location: Shere, Guildford, Surrey, GU5

County: Surrey

District: Guildford

Civil Parish: Shere

Built-Up Area: Shere

Traditional County: Surrey

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Surrey

Church of England Parish: Shere

Church of England Diocese: Guildford

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Listing Text


12/231 The Old Prison
14/6/67 (formerly listed as Orchard


House. Late C16 restored in mid C20. Timber framed under-built in flint
rubble with brick quoins, frame exposed above with flint and sandstone rubble
infilling and plain tiled roofs. T-shaped plan with gable end to street.
Two storeys jettied on first floor of gable over ground floor, square
panel framing. One diamond pane leaded casement window on first floor and
one five-light window with diagonal mullions to ground floor. One window
on each floor of left hand recessed bay. Studded door to left end.
Chimney to rear left and right. Right hand return front: gabled bay to
right with one casement window on each floor.

Listing NGR: TQ0718647827

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

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