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List entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

Name: WALTON MANOR HOUSE

List entry Number: 1029054

Location

WALTON MANOR HOUSE, CHEQUERS LANE

The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County District District Type Parish
SurreyReigate and BansteadDistrict AuthorityNon Civil Parish

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 24-Jul-1954

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 289487

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History

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Details

TQ 25NW CHEQUERS LANE 3/70 (North Side) Walton-on-the-Hill, Tadworth Walton Manor House 24.7.54 (Formerly listed as Walton Manor South) II*

Mediaeval house. C14 onwards, remodelled in the C17 and late C19 and much reduced. Older parts have prominent quantities of greens and mixed with flint Cl9 parts brick, half timber and tile hanging in the Norman Shaw manner. Cl9 plain tile roof with rubbed brick stacks. Embedded in the extension are the remains of the manor house, consisting of a 2 storey hall and chapel projecting forward at the east end. The only remains: are in the west end of the house - see 'Interior'. 2 storeys, mixed fenestration one early C17 mullion and transom window survives; 4 lights with drip, now part concealed behind porch. C20 variant on first floor above and armorial plaster panel between dated 1626. Projecting 2 bay wing to the right with C19 sash windows; restored buttresses and gable lit attic. Slight protruding portion to the left with one C16 ground floor window set in deep recess and to the left a large c1880 gable break. Interior: Fine Adam style fireplaces on ground floor rooms on SE corner, large Cl8 and C19 panelled drawing room to south west with remains of the west wall of the old manor; a stone wall with moulded doorway and an arched triangular window either side. This is the only remaining house of this type in Surrey. PEVSNER: Buildings of England, Surrey 1971.

Listing NGR: TQ2214655156

Selected Sources

  1. Book  Reference - Author: Pevsner, N and Nairn, I Rev. by Cherry, B - Title: The Buildings of England: Surrey - Date: 1971

National Grid Reference: TQ2214655156

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