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Coach and Horses Inn Grays Travel, Farnham

Description: Coach and Horses Inn Grays Travel

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 26 April 1950
English Heritage Building ID: 290838

OS Grid Reference: SU8396446887
OS Grid Coordinates: 483964, 146887
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2150, -0.7992

Location: The Borough, Farnham, Surrey GU9 7HR

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

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Listing Text

(West Side)

No 1 (Gray's Travel)
(formerly listed as
No 10 The Borough) and
No 2 (Coach and Horses Inn)
(formerly listed as
Coach and Horses Inn)
SU 8346 NE 5/3 26.4.50.


C17, altered. A grouping of 2 tall 3-storey blocks with a 2-storey and attic
block. The southern block (C17) facing Castle Street and THE BOROUGH has an
oversailing upper part of colour-washed rendering on timber frame, supported
by long carved scroll brackets at angles and sides of doors, with a modern
shop front under on each face of double bow windows and central half-glazed
door. On lst floor, one large early C19 3-light window with pilasters between
lights, console brackets and cornice. On 2nd floor level one large 8-light
restored mullioned and transomed window with lead casements. Hipped tile roof.
The front to the Borough has similar general shape, and ground floor treatment
with 2 3-light windows on 1st floor and one on 2nd floor, all C18. A similar
C19 block to right hand on Castle Street repeats window treatment to upper
part, with modern doors and bow window on ground floor, and sham timber framing
to front generally. The link between has one C19 dormer, 2 4-light (C17-18)
mullioned and transomed casements on lst floor. Modern ground floor: to left
hand, a flush-panelled door with 3-light rectangular fanlight over. To right
hand, modern Georgian style bow fronted shop window; flat hood over, projecting
forward over door.
An old view (17 cl) of these buildings shows link and right hand part of lower
height and with brick fronts of C18 character.

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

Listing NGR: SU8395946895

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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