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Post Office and Mumfords, Shere

Description: Post Office and Mumfords

Grade: II
Date Listed: 14 June 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 288502

OS Grid Reference: TQ0734247916
OS Grid Coordinates: 507342, 147916
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2204, -0.4643

Location: Gomshall Lane, Shere, Surrey GU5 9HF

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

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Listing Text


(East Side)
12/235 Post Office and
Mumfords (formerly listed as
14/6/67 Forest's Stores with house attached)


House. Divided, now part shops. C15 to right, circa 1550, to centre
and left. Timber framed underbuilt in colourwashed brick to ground floor
left, rendered and glass shop front to ground floor right. Frame exposed
on first floor with rendered colourwashed infill and plain tiled roof,
half hipped with gablet end right. Two storeys with end stacks to left,
rebuilt. Gabled cross wing to left jettied on first floor with brackets
over ground floor. Stepped brick brackets to ends. Curved bracing to
first floor with queen posts exposed in gable to left. One small leaded
attic casement window and one four-light mullioned first floor window and
angle bay window to ground floor. Jettied first floor to centre with
curved bracing and close stud framing. One four-light and one three-light
first floor window. Sash window and square bay shop window across ground
floor centre and right. Door to right of centre under transome light with
further door (Mumfords) to left hand return front.

Listing NGR: TQ0734647922

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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