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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: BENTLEY'S RESTAURANT

List entry Number: 1044454

Location

BENTLEY'S RESTAURANT, FARNHAM ROAD

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

County District District Type Parish
SurreyWaverleyDistrict AuthorityElstead

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 09-Mar-1960

Date of most recent amendment: 02-Jan-1986

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 291514

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History

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Details

SU 94SW ELSTEAD C.P. FARNHAM ROAD

Bentley's Restaurant 5/4 (Formerly listed as 9/3/60 Elstead Mill and Mill adjoining Mill House)

II*

Mill and mill house, now restaurant. C16, rebuilt after fire in C17 and C18, extended in C19. Timber framed to right with early C18 red brick cladding, brown brick to centre, painted weatherboard to left. Plain tiled roofs, hipped to right, gambrel to centre, with lower, hipped slate roof to left end. Mill to centre with house to right and extension to left. Mill: 4 storeys with gable end attics and roof lights. Plinth to ground floor and brick dentils to eaves. Built over rubblestone and brick arches spanning mill race. 6 column, Ionic, domed cupola to roof ridge under weathervane finial. 4 casement windows across second and third floors, 3 under cambered heads. Two windows on first and ground floors. Central first floor loft door,under cambered head, over door to centre of ground floor. Extension to left with two windows on each floor and double doors to first floor left, double doors to ground floor centre. Pentice extension to ground floor right with window over arched double doors and linking to:- The Mill House: Two storeys on plinth with broken plat band over ground floor, brick dentilled eaves to left half and stone coped parapet partly obscuring roof to right half. Tall,central,ridge stack with corbelled stacks to rear left and right. Five 2-light casements across the first floor under gauged brick heads. Four 2-light casements to ground floor with margin lights. Central glazed door under lead tent hood. Cross wing extending back to right with parallel extension facing street on right end, set back. Rear - weatherboarded, pentice roofed extensions across mill race to centre. Interior:- Much of the Mill machinery now displayed internally. Heavy chamfered ceiling beams exposed in the Mill House.

PEVSNER: Buildings of England, Surrey (1971) pp.212.

Listing NGR: SU9035643832

Selected Sources

Books and journals
Pevsner, N, Nairn, I Rev. by Cherry, The Buildings of England: Surrey, (1971), 212

National Grid Reference: SU 90356 43832

Map


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