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Britannic Assurance, Guildford

Description: Britannic Assurance

Grade: II
Date Listed: 1 May 1953
English Heritage Building ID: 289079

OS Grid Reference: SU9964349307
OS Grid Coordinates: 499643, 149307
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2343, -0.5741

Location: 6 Quarry Street, Guildford, Surrey GU1 3UP

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

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Listing Text

SU 99 49SE
(West Side)
8/212 No. 5
(Brittanic Assurance)


House, now office. Late C17/early C18 front on C16/early C17 core. Colourwashed
brick cladding on front with tile hanging on right hand return front, cement render
on rear extension. Plain tiled roof, half-hipped to front with gabled wing to rear.
Two storeys and attics to front with ground dropping steeply away to rear. Stacks
to rear. Two hipped roof casement dormers to front over bold modillioned eaves
cornice. Two 16-pane glazing-bar sash windows to first floor in open sash boxes,
blocked window to centre. Two plate glass windows to ground floor central half-
glazed door under flat hood on bold volute scroll brackets, carved on ends.
Rear:- Small attic window to rear wing, lower C19 wing with first floor sash and
casement doors to ground floor.
Interior:- Some ceiling frame exposed and some partition frame survives.
Photographs in N.M.R.

Listing NGR: SU9964149307

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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