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The Bulls Head, Guildford

Description: The Bulls Head

Grade: II
Date Listed: 1 May 1953
English Heritage Building ID: 288932

OS Grid Reference: SU9975149486
OS Grid Coordinates: 499751, 149486
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2358, -0.5726

Location: 4 Market Street, Guildford, Surrey GU1 3AA

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

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Listing Text

(North Side)

8/70 Nos 123 and 125
1/5/53 (The Bulls Head)


Two houses, now shop and public house. Circa 1500, refaced in late C17/C18 and
restored in 1956. Timber framed clad in colourwashed render with parallel range
plain tiled roofs end-on to street. Three storeys with stacks to ridge of right
hand gable; jettied on second floor. One bay to each house. Rusticated upper
floors with one decoratively leaded second floor window in each gable over a
moulded bressumer, square bay oriel window to first floor left with 4 mullioned
and transomed lights with decorative leading. Wooden mock Tudor leaded windows
and pub front on ground floor left with door in angled corner. C20 shop front to
right with door to end. Left hand return front:- Four framed bays clad in brick
with plat band over ground floor and brick dentilled eaves; irregular C20
Interior:- Common wall plate to both houses. Crown post roof over Bulls Head
with plain unmoulded short crown posts on large cambered tie beams, sooted on one
side of centre truss.

Listing NGR: SU9974849489

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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