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Former Coach House and Garden Walls to Stoke Hill Mansion, Guildford

Description: Former Coach House and Garden Walls to Stoke Hill Mansion

Grade: II
Date Listed: 1 May 1953
English Heritage Building ID: 288899

OS Grid Reference: SU9929052379
OS Grid Coordinates: 499290, 152379
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2619, -0.5784

Location: Palm Grove, Guildford, Surrey GU1 3XQ

Locality: Guildford
Local Authority: Guildford Borough Council
County: Surrey
Country: England
Postcode: GU1 3XQ

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Listing Text

(North Side)

1/37 Former Coach House
1/5/53 and garden walls to
Stoke Hill Mansion
(Formerly listed as
Coach house and
Garden Walls, formerly
part of "Stoke Hill")


Former coach house, now depot, with garden walls attached to west. Mid C18, altered
in C20. Red-brown brick, patched in C20 with renewed plain tiled roof to front and
rear pitches of centre pavilion, slate to side pitches and lower slate roofs to side
wings. Wooden cupola under ribbed lead dome to central roof. Central 2-storey
pavilion under square cupola with lower single storey wings to ends. Small stack
on right hand wing. Square cupola with open,keyed,2-centre arches to each side and
scrolled weathervane finial above. Clock face on front of wooden plinth. Brick-
dentilled eaves and plat band over ground floor of central range with impost plat
bands of windows on central range continued as plat band across the side wings.
Five bays to centre with C19 mullioned and transomed cross casements on the first
floor. Two large fixed 9-pane windows on the ground floor alternating with blocked
former windows to ends under round gauged-brick heads. Central door under similar
gauged brick arch. One casement window and one door to right hand wing with
elliptical gauged brick arch over former opening, now blocked. Blocked window on
left hand wing with double garage doors to left under elliptical gauged-brick arch.
Corrugated-iron shed attached to front left of centre. Garden walls attached to
left side of coach house approximately 2½ metres high and coped with brick-on-
edge. The wall extends approximately 10 metres to rear of coach house and then
turns to west to enclose a rectangular plot GO metres by approx. 40 metres now
occupied by 1960's development.
Depot/Coach house somewhat neglected at time of resurvey.

Listing NGR: SU9929052379

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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