Description: 91, Portsmouth Road
Date Listed: 13 January 1972
English Heritage Building ID: 289044
OS Grid Reference: SU9935348914
OS Grid Coordinates: 499353, 148914
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2308, -0.5784
SU 94NE GUILDFORD PORTSMOUTH ROAD
3/179 No. 91 (formerly listeda
13/1/72 3 and 4 Rectory
Large semi-detached houses. 1883 by R. Norman Shaw. Orange-red brick below with
brown fishscale tile hanging above and plain tiled roofs. Two storeys and attics
under two gabled dormers to left and a flat roofed dormer to right of centre;
three storeys to right in gabled projecting, square bay. Massive cross-ridge
stacks to right of centre, multiple stacks to rear right of centre and to left end.
Two gabled dormers to left with leaded casement fenestration. 6-light window across
the end lights wrapping around the corners, mullioned and transomed leaded windows
below breaking through the eaves, supported on roughcast coves. Continuous leaded
fenestration across second and first floors of right hand projecting bay, 4 lights
either side of moulded central mullion to second floor with two-light return windows
wrapping round corners; 4 mullioned and transomed lights below on first floor in
similar arrangement. Two 3-light mullioned and transomed windows to ground floor
right of centre, projecting square bay window to left. Wide, panelled doors to ends
under 4-centre arched heads with moulded surrounds. 4-light flanking window to
right of left hand door, 2-light flanking window to left of right hand door.
Right hand return front:- Jettied gable above, picturesque asymmetrical arrangement
of windows. Dormers and shallow canted bay window to rear. Flat roofed link on
right hand end to "The Cottage" not of special interest.
Formerly listed as one item with 1 and 2 Rectory Place.
A. SAINT: R. NORMAN SHAW (YALE 1977) p.419.
PEVSNER: BUILDINGS OF ENGLAND, SURREY (1971) p.202.
Listing NGR: SU9935448922
Source: English Heritage
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