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Number 67 (Premises Occupied by Catherine Fenzen Limited) Number 68 (Castle Cafe) Including Rear Wi, Farnham

Description: Number 67 (Premises Occupied by Catherine Fenzen Limited) Number 68 (Castle Cafe) Including Rear Wi

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 26 April 1950
English Heritage Building ID: 290896

OS Grid Reference: SU8394446991
OS Grid Coordinates: 483944, 146991
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2160, -0.7995

Location: Castle Street, Farnham, Surrey GU9 7HR

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

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Listing Text

(East Side)

26.4.50. No 67 [Premises occupied by
Catherine Fenzen Ltd],
26.4.50. No 68 [Castle Cafe]
including rear wing, and
part of The Castle Theatre
(adjoining rear wing of No 68)
SU 8347 SE 1/37
SU 8346 NE 5/37


Timber-framed building; probably C16 to C17. 2 storey, attic and cellar.
Ground floor colour-washed brick, with tile-hung upper part, alternate double
courses of plain and shaped tiles. Ripped old tile roof. 2 dormers partly
with lead casements to right hand. 2 4-light mullioned and transomed casements,
lower lights altered to left hand, central late C18 sash window, and Cl9 angular
bay to right hand with 3 sash windows with glazing bars intact and with elaborate
frame enriched with clusters of slender shafts at angles supporting cornice
and hipped roof and with panelled apron on lst floor. Bowed shop window of
Georgian style to left hand on ground floor. A pair of central, modern glazed
doors (replacing a pair of panelled doors, the left hand one formerly with
Cl7 frame). Wide curved bow to right hand (restored) with delicate enriched
cornice. The upper part of the building slightly oversails the ground floor,
and has early C19 scroll bracket supports at right hand corner and adjoining
doorhood. Interior has flat arched brick fireplaces and evidence of timber-framed
Rear wing: partly timber-framed and partly of late C18 to mid C19 style construction
with brick dentil eaves and red brick front.
Part of the Castle theatre comprises a timber-framed building, originally a
granary, which connects with the rear wing to No 68 Castle Street.

All the listed buildings in Castle Street (East Side) form a group.

Listing NGR: SU8397147006

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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