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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.


List entry Number: 1116566



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

County: Surrey

District: Waverley

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Farnham

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 29-Dec-1972

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 443036

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1099 OLD CHURCH LANE THE BOURNE SU 84 NW 11/ 177 No 5 (Vine Cottage) SU 84 NW 11/177 II 1800 circa. 2 storeys, 2 window bays to original part. Red brick, ironstone core; slate roof. 2 windows above, 3 windows 1 sash and 2 modern casements and 2 doors one a French casement on grouped floor which is covered by a verandah. 2 storeys, 1 window bay [one Window above and 2 below] added in 18905, 2 storeys 2 window bays added in 1950s. Listed for historical reasons as the home for many years of George Sturt (died 1926) who, after William Cobbett, was probably the most famous of Farmhouse sons. While living here he wrote "The Wheewrights Shop", the building of which is still standing in East Street (no 84) and is listed, and his Journal in which he recorded the "peasant" life of the neighbourhood.

Listing NGR: SU8467745332

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National Grid Reference: SU 84677 45332


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