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53 and 53a, Quarry Street, Guildford

Description: 53 and 53a, Quarry Street

Grade: II
Date Listed: 15 March 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 289065

OS Grid Reference: SU9966249309
OS Grid Coordinates: 499662, 149309
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2343, -0.5739

Location: Castle Street, Guildford, Surrey GU1 3XQ

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

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Listing Text

SU 99 49SE
(East Side)
Nos 53 and 53A


House. Late C16/early C17 with C19 extensions to left. Timber framed over chalk
block cellars, underbuilt in brick with whitewashed rendered cladding above and
plain tiled roofs. L-shaped plan with gabled cross wing to right. Two storeys
with attics; C19 ridge stack on left of wing and further stacks to rear and right.
Three C19 windows to first floor left with blocked ground floor window below.
Camber-headed door to left. Jettied gable end to right with one 3-light window
on the first floor and single-light window to left; round-arched attic window
above. Plate glass shop front below on tiled risers with door in recess to centre.
Interior:- truncated dragon beam to ground floor left. Deep stone and brick fire-
place with herringbone brick in rear wall of hearth. Guilloche painting on lintel
over. Further clover leaf and floral paintings on ceiling joists. Undergoing
restoration at time of resurvey.

Listing NGR: SU9966249309

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Source: English Heritage

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