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Manor House, Guildford

Description: Manor House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 1 May 1953
English Heritage Building ID: 288900

OS Grid Reference: TQ0105747679
OS Grid Coordinates: 501057, 147679
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2194, -0.5544

Location: E Shalford Lane, Guildford, Surrey GU4 8AR

Locality: Guildford
Local Authority: Guildford Borough Council
County: Surrey
Country: England
Postcode: GU4 8AR

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Listing Text

(North Side)
1/5/53 Manor House


House. Late C17/Early C18. Coursed and galleted sandstone blocks with orange-red
brick angle quoins and dressings; hipped C20 machine tiled roofs over. Two
storeys and attics over tall plinth with moulded-brick edging. Stacks to left
and right of centre, one on ridge of each rear wing. Plat band over ground floor
and diagonal brick dentils to eaves. Two flat-roofed dormers, five-bay front
below with regular fenestration. Five plate glass sash windows under gauged-
brick heads on the first floor, 4 windows below. Central half-glazed door, the
upper part with round-headed lights, in moulded wood surround and under flat hood
on thin metal brackets. One bay extension set back to right with flat-roofed and
parapeted ground floor projecting. Left hand return front:- Central half-glazed
door, 3 windows above on first floor, two now blocked. Rear - parallel wings at
right angles to front with hipped roofs. Half-hipped and part weatherboarded
addition to front left.
Interior:- Chamfered spine beams to ground-floor rooms. Turned baluster staircase.

Listing NGR: TQ0105747679

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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