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Old Great Halfpenny, Guildford

Description: Old Great Halfpenny

Grade: II
Date Listed: 1 May 1953
English Heritage Building ID: 288914

OS Grid Reference: TQ0214248009
OS Grid Coordinates: 502142, 148009
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2222, -0.5387

Location: Halfpenny Lane, Guildford, Surrey GU4 8PY

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

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Listing Text

(East Side)
St. Martha
1/5/53 Old Great Halfpenny


House. Late C16, restored in C20. Timber framed on whitewashed rubblestone
plinth with tile hung cladding, in patterned bands on the gable end. Frame
exposed with whitewashed brick infilling on rear gable end and left hand return
front; plain tiled roof over. At right angles to street. Two storeys and
gable-lit attic with stack to front left on gable, further offset stacks to
left hand return front. Three framed bays. Attic casement windows in gable
ends, one 3-light window on first floor of entrance front. Canted bay on
ground floor with ribbed door to right. Right hand return front (facing yard):-
Irregular casement fenestration with three windows on the first floor and 5
below. Left hand return front:- Irregular fenestration with door to left of
centre in pent-roofed porch between the stacks.
Interior:- substantial frame exposed, although restored.

Listing NGR: TQ0214248009

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Source: English Heritage

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