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St Edmunds School, East End

A Grade II Listed Building in Haslemere, Surrey

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.1086 / 51°6'31"N

Longitude: -0.7463 / 0°44'46"W

OS Eastings: 487863

OS Northings: 135115

OS Grid: SU878351

Mapcode National: GBR DCJ.J3H

Mapcode Global: VHDYP.0DTH

Entry Name: St Edmunds School, East End

Listing Date: 19 September 1977

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1244470

English Heritage Legacy ID: 449560

Location: Haslemere, Waverley, Surrey, GU26

County: Surrey

District: Waverley

Civil Parish: Haslemere

Built-Up Area: Grayshott

Traditional County: Surrey

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Surrey

Church of England Parish: Grayshott

Church of England Diocese: Guildford

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Listing Text

PORTSMOUTH ROAD
1.
5393
(North Side)
Hindhead
St Edmund's School,
East End
(Formerly Blencathra)
SU 83 NE 7/158
II
2.
Tall, irregular late C19 house. Entrance front of 2 storeys and attic, 3 bays.
Dark red brick with stone bands and dressings and bright red brick relieving arches.
Some parts half-timbered with plaster filling, other parts tile hung: a mixture
of traditional English motifs. High pitched tiled roofs with fancy ridge tiles
and tall brick chimneys. Rather small double wood porch. Garden front similar
and with wood loggia before recessed central bay. Included only for its connection
with George Bernard Shaw who moved there immediately after his honeymoon, found
the house to his liking and there wrote "Caesar and Cleopatra".

Listing NGR: SU8786335115

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

Description

PORTSMOUTH ROAD
1.
5393
(North Side)
Hindhead
St Edmund's School,
East End
(Formerly Blencathra)
SU 83 NE 7/158
II
2.
Tall, irregular late C19 house. Entrance front of 2 storeys and attic, 3 bays.
Dark red brick with stone bands and dressings and bright red brick relieving arches.
Some parts half-timbered with plaster filling, other parts tile hung: a mixture
of traditional English motifs. High pitched tiled roofs with fancy ridge tiles
and tall brick chimneys. Rather small double wood porch. Garden front similar
and with wood loggia before recessed central bay. Included only for its connection
with George Bernard Shaw who moved there immediately after his honeymoon, found
the house to his liking and there wrote "Caesar and Cleopatra".

Listing NGR: SU8786335115

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