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Dorking Cemetery Lodge, Entrance Arch, Former Mortuary and Attached Walls

A Grade II Listed Building in Dorking, Surrey

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Latitude: 51.2366 / 51°14'11"N

Longitude: -0.3189 / 0°19'8"W

OS Eastings: 517455

OS Northings: 149942

OS Grid: TQ174499

Mapcode National: GBR HGJ.J5L

Mapcode Global: VHGS7.F58W

Plus Code: 9C3X6MPJ+JC

Entry Name: Dorking Cemetery Lodge, Entrance Arch, Former Mortuary and Attached Walls

Listing Date: 23 June 1999

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1387308

English Heritage Legacy ID: 475258

Location: Dorking, Mole Valley, Surrey, RH4

County: Surrey

Electoral Ward/Division: Dorking South

Built-Up Area: Dorking

Traditional County: Surrey

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Surrey

Church of England Parish: Dorking St Martin

Church of England Diocese: Guildford

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Listing Text


850/10/10020 Dorking Cemetery Lodge,
entrance arch, former
mortuary and walls


Cemetery lodge with attached entrance arch, mortuary chapel and walls. Built in 1856 by the firm of Cubitt and sons to the design of Henry Clutton. Early English style. Built of flint with stone dressings and tiled roof with ridge tiles and two stone chimneystacks. Lodge to extreme left of two storeys and attics; 2:1 windows to front. Windows have Caernarvon arches and have late C20 UPVC replacement windows. L-shaped plan. Front has one two-light casement and one four-light casement to first floor. Gabled dormer. Plinth and bands between floors. Rear has lower gabled wing of two bays with external chimneystack. Adjoining is an entrance archway and former mortuary of one storey. To the left is a Caernarvon-arched pedestrian arch, an arched carriage entrance under gable with kneelers. Three lancets, a triple arched window and a further lancet to front elevation. Rear has timber-framed verandah and gable. Attached is a low flint cemetery wall with brick buttresses, stone coping, brick and stone gatepiers and cast iron gates with quatrefoil motifs.

Listing NGR: TQ1745549942

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