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Garden Court, Guildford

Description: Garden Court

Grade: II
Date Listed: 13 January 1972
English Heritage Building ID: 289124

OS Grid Reference: TQ0002148846
OS Grid Coordinates: 500021, 148846
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2300, -0.5689

Location: Warwicks Bench, Guildford, Surrey GU1 3TG

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

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Listing Text

(South-West Side)
4/253 No. 14 (Garden Court)
13/1/72 (Formerly listed as
High Pines)
House. Circa 1913 by M. H. Baillie-Scott in C17 vernacular style, extended in
1960's in similar style. Red-brown brick with central timber-framed range with
whitewashed render infilling. Steeply pitched plain tiled roofs. Long rectangular
plan with gable end wing to right. Two storeys and attics to left and centre with
basement to right hand extension where ground drops away. Cross-ridge stacks on
stepped plinth to centre and right of centre, including 4 octagonal stacks in
central group, further stacks to ends. Hipped roof leaded dormer to right of
centre. Projecting break to left with half-glazed door flanked by single windows.
3-light leaded casement window in timber-framed range, set back to centre.
Planked door to right in angle re-entrant with double gable range. One cross
window to first floor of left gable under tile-on-edge lintel, similar window
to right over further door. Gable end extensions to right:- 3-light leaded case-
ment fenestration on the first floor, 4-light window below. Right hand gable
asymmetrical and extending under catslide to right end. Right hand return front:-
Dormer in roof, door in porch recess up 7 steps. Rear:- Flat roofed dormers.
One 3-light and one 6-light leaded casement to right. Canted bay window to centre.
Picture windows on ground floor. Flat-roofed single storey projection to left.
The garden was originally laid out by Gertrude Jekyll.

Listing NGR: TQ0002148846

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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