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Gomshall Mill and Vera Lloyds Antiques, Shere

Description: Gomshall Mill and Vera Lloyds Antiques

Grade: II
Date Listed: 21 May 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 288471

OS Grid Reference: TQ0853547841
OS Grid Coordinates: 508535, 147841
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2195, -0.4473

Location: Station Road, Shere, Surrey GU5 9HX

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

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Listing Text


5/204 Gomshall Mill and
Vera Lloyds Antiques


House and barn, converted into mill in C19, now restaurant and shop.
Original core C17, extended to ends in early C19. Timber frame to front
with painted weatherboard cladding, sandstone rubble and brick to ends,
whitewashed across rear. Plain tiled roofs extending down in pentice over
mill race bridge. Two storeys to cottage/shop on left end with plat band
over ground floor and end stack to left. Two 3-light first floor casements
and two ground floor casements under cambered heads. Central ribbed door.

One storey and attic to centre with two gabled casement dormers, that to
right of centre over of the mill race, lower. Two windows to ground floor.
Gabled single storey wing projecting to left of centre with door in left
hand side. Gabled range projecting to front right: single storey and attic
with one attic casement window and two ground floor windows. Stable style
door in porch to right end. C20 extensions set back to right in matching
brick and painted weatherboard.

Gomshall Mill is notable for being long and low and having two waterwheels,
the present machinery being supplied in 1839 when the mill was converted
from an undershot type to an overshot type.

Listing NGR: TQ0853547841

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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