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High House, Shere

Description: High House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 14 June 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 288453

OS Grid Reference: TQ0755647828
OS Grid Coordinates: 507556, 147828
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2195, -0.4613

Location: Gomshall Lane, Shere, Surrey GU5 9HH

Locality: Shere
Local Authority: Guildford Borough Council
County: Surrey
Country: England
Postcode: GU5 9HH

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Listing Text


12/189 High House
14.6.67 (formerly listed under
Gomshall Road)


House. Circa 1630. Brick laid in English bond, colourwashed now largely
worn away under plain tiled roof. Lobby entry plan. Two storeys with
single storey C20 extension to left end. Tall proportions with central
panelled multiple ridge stack on square plinth decorated with string courses.
Plat band over ground floor and metal brackets to deep eaves. Regular
front, two outer, 3-light wood framed cambered head windows on first floor,
central first floor window 2-light. Two 4-light ground floor windows to
ends. Panelled door with top two panels glazed in C20 gabled "rustic"
porch hood. Casement doors to left end.

Right hand return front: gable lit attic, tile hung gable. Wing at right
angles to rear.

Listing NGR: TQ0755647828

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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