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56, High Street, Guildford

Description: 56, High Street

Grade: II
Date Listed: 1 May 1953
English Heritage Building ID: 288954

OS Grid Reference: SU9962749408
OS Grid Coordinates: 499627, 149408
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2352, -0.5744

Location: High Street, Guildford, Surrey GU1 3ES

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

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Listing Text

(South Side)
1/5/53 No. 56


House, now shop. Mid C18 with large C20 extensions to rear. Red brick over stone
and glass shop front with stone-coped parapet obscuring plain tiled roof. Two
storeys and attics with stacks to rear. Three bay front with three C2O centre-
pivot windows in raised lugged surrounds to attic storey. Outer 12-pane glazing-
bar sashes on the first floor, round-arched window to centre in block-rusticated
raised brick surround with sill band extending across the front below. Plate
glass shop front below with central doors. Formerly 4 storeys high, top storey
removed and parapet substituted.
C20 extensions to rear not of special interest.

Listing NGR: SU9963149403

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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