The Old Cottage, Grove Farm, Arran Way, Lower Green Esher

Tucked away in the heart of Lower Green is a Grade II Historic England listed building, it is a two story timber framed cottage, this building is in need of urgent restoration. It is owned by Surrey Country Council and our community deserves this treasure restored and cherished.

Richard Williams has a detailed article on the building which can be read on the Esher Residents website.

There is also a detailed description of the building on the Exploring Surreys Past website stating that the history goes back to 1005, when it was known as “Bulanweorthe” and later ” Buleworth”. The building has also been known as “Wicker’s”, “Standers farm” and “The Grove”.

The Surrey Archaeological Society have also documented the excavation of the land near by, to the east.

Photo: Richard Williams, Esher Residents Association

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: