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72, High Street, Egham

Description: 72, High Street

Grade: II
Date Listed: 17 November 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 289690

OS Grid Reference: TQ0122071411
OS Grid Coordinates: 501220, 171411
Latitude/Longitude: 51.4327, -0.5453

Location: The Precinct, Egham, Surrey TW20 9EY

Locality: Egham
Local Authority: Runnymede Borough Council
County: Surrey
Country: England
Postcode: TW20 9EY

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Listing Text

5/37 (north side)

- No 72


The description shall be amended to read:-

Butcher's shop with accommodation over. Mid C19; butcher's shop late C19 - early
C20, altered late C20. Yellow brick in irregular flemish bond, Welsh slate roof.
3 storeys, 3 bays. On ground floor C20 plate-glass shop windows flank half-glazed
double shop door; below windows are colourful tile panels and tiled pilasters flank
door; above windows and door are vertical metal-grilled ventilation panels; C20
fascia board; boarded end pilasters surmounted by fluted corbels to either side
of awning housing. lst and 2nd floors have C1980 2-pane windows on 2nd floor shorter
and with blind 9-pane sash to centre all under flat brick arches. Plat band to
2nd floor. Hipped roof with stack at left side. Interior: very fine shop interior,
the rear and side walls having coloured tiles, with a brown-tile "dado" and colourful
band below yellow tile panels, painted with cattle and pigs, which have multi-colour
tiled borders and vine trail frieze. Projecting from rear wall is full-height
canted bay with pay counter flanked by narrow minors and with leaded overlight
having some stained glass and central pane painted with rural scene. The ship
front and interior are an unusual survival and a fine example of its type.

(north side)
- No 72


Shop. C19. Butchers shop with living accommodation above. Three storeys.
Three windows on each floor, one being original 9-pane sash, others replacements.
Original shop front of glazed tiles brown, blue, white and yellow. Cast iron
vertical grilles and central door. Fascia partly replaced.

Listing NGR: TQ0122071411

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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