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Number 8 (Premises of Speed, Tobacconist) Number 9 (Queens Head Inn), Farnham

Description: Number 8 (Premises of Speed, Tobacconist) Number 9 (Queens Head Inn)

Grade: II
Date Listed: 29 December 1972
English Heritage Building ID: 290803

OS Grid Reference: SU8395546876
OS Grid Coordinates: 483955, 146876
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2149, -0.7994

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

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Listing Text

(North West Side)

No 8 [Premises of Speed,
Tobacconist] &
No 9 [Queen's Head Inn]
SU 8346 NE 5/115


Speed's shop (No 8) comprises an early C19 front of 1 bay to older building.
Stucco with rusticated ground floor treatment, cornice string at lst floor
level. Plain frieze and cornice, forming a parapet, with nipped old tile roof.
1 window with surround of architrave frieze and cornice on lst floor and one
window with half-glazed door to left hand on ground floor.
The Queen's Head Inn comprises an early C19 and later C19 front to a much earlier
timber-framed core. 3 storey. Brick string at 2nd floor level. Eaves cornice.
Hipped slate roof. 3 windows on 2nd floor. 2 3-light and central single window
on lst floor, 2 windows (poor C19) on ground floor, and central 6-panel door,
upper panels, glazed, in surround of panelled pilasters, entablature broken
forward over pilasters, and pediments. Small seeondarj door to right hand.

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: SU8395946881

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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