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Number 1 (Premises of L Smith, Hairdresser), Farnham

Description: Number 1 (Premises of L Smith, Hairdresser)

Grade: II
Date Listed: 29 December 1972
English Heritage Building ID: 290798

OS Grid Reference: SU8391546851
OS Grid Coordinates: 483915, 146851
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2147, -0.7999

Location: West Street, Farnham, Surrey GU9 7ND

Locality: Farnham
Local Authority: Waverley Borough Council
County: Surrey
Country: England
Postcode: GU9 7ND

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Listing Text

(North West Side)

No 1 (Premises of
L Smith, Hairdresser)
su 8346 NE 5/118

ii GV

Cl6 building of 2 storeys and attic at right angles to street; a long irregular
timber-framed block with colour-washed brick infilling and irregular windows;
6 panelled door in reveals; architrave frame; moulded cornice on brackets over;
a north gable end tile hung. Old tile roof. This is one of the mediaeval shopping
or trade courts. The front to street is C19 With modernIsed shop; uppermost
storey is similar to No 2 The Borough with rendered front, paired bracketed
eaves, quoins and shouldered segmental architraves. Applied post and pan timbering,
tiled canopy and transomed and mullioned windows to lst floor 3-centred arched
carriageway to right hand on ground floor.
Once The Bear Inn (pre-mid-C18; see Nigel Temple, "Farnham Buildings and People",
page 2).

Nos 1 to 9 (consec) (including No 1A), and Nos 1 to 6 Town Hall Buildings (The
Borough), Nos 1 and 77 Castle Street, the listed buildings from Nos 108 to
122 (consec) West Street, all form a group.

Listing NGR: SU8391646850

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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