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Effingham House, Effingham

Description: Effingham House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 14 June 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 288654

OS Grid Reference: TQ1183653246
OS Grid Coordinates: 511836, 153246
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2674, -0.3983

Location: A246, Effingham, Surrey KT24 5QA

Locality: Effingham
Local Authority: Guildford Borough Council
County: Surrey
Country: England
Postcode: KT24 5QA

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Listing Text


6/74 Effingham House
14/6/67 (Formerly listed
under Guildford Road)


House, now club house. Centre portion early C19 with Victorian side wings (c.1880)
added to ends, minor C20 alterations to rear. Whitewashed stucco to centre with
pebbledash claddings to side wings; hipped slate roofs obscured by parapets. 2
storeys; wings lower and set back.
Central portion: 4 window range with glazing bar sash fenestration, thin glazing
bars intact, in C19 shutters. 3 windows to ground floor with double, half-glazed
doors to right of centre in plaster-strip surround and under flat hood. Flat
roofed, modillioned,Ionic style portico across the ground floor on two columns
and plaster pier responds.
End wings: Each 3 bays, in an irregular arrangement. Left hand wing with giant
pilasters to corners supporting cornice parapet. Two glazing bar sash windows on
each floor between the pilasters, further linking bay set back slightly to right.
Right hand wing: Similar arrangement of two windows between giant pilasters; and
linking bay set back slightly. Square bay windows to ground floor.
Extensive service wings to rear.
Interior: Entrance hall: decorated ceiling and early C19 staircase with turned
balusters and ramped handrail. Other features surviving include plaster cornices,
moulded dado's and panelling and decorated door surrounds; although restored.

Listing NGR: TQ1183653246

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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