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70, High Street, Guildford

Description: 70, High Street

Grade: II
Date Listed: 15 March 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 288956

OS Grid Reference: SU9966849429
OS Grid Coordinates: 499668, 149429
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2354, -0.5738

Location: High Street, Guildford, Surrey GU1 3HE

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

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Listing Text

(South Side)

8/92 No. 70


House, now shop. C17 core, extended to front in late C19 and restored and altered
in C20. Timber framed core, clad on right hand return front in colourwashed rough-
cast, C19 tile hanging on front with bands of fishscale pattern tiles and plain-
tiled roof. Two storeys and attics, gable-end on to street with deep, dentilled
bargeboards, spherical finials to ends and pendant spike finial to gable apex.
Stacks to rear. Two-light leaded attic casement window under cornice hood with
plat band below on 4 small scrolled brackets. 4-light leaded window on the first
floor flanked by single light leaded windows under common cornice hood. C20 plate
glass and brick tile shop front below. Right hand return front (facing Chapel
Street):- Jettied on first floor, left half,with two windows over blind ground
floor. Fixed plate glass window to right half with two small under eaves windows
Interior:- some ceiling frames visible in upper rooms of rear range.
Included for group value.

Listing NGR: SU9966849429

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Source: English Heritage

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