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Number 76 (Including Premises of Bateman Optician and Harold Hodgson), Farnham

Description: Number 76 (Including Premises of Bateman Optician and Harold Hodgson)

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 29 December 1972
English Heritage Building ID: 290906

OS Grid Reference: SU8398346916
OS Grid Coordinates: 483983, 146916
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2153, -0.7990

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

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Listing Text

(East Side)

No 76 (including premises
of Bateman Optician and
Harold Hodgson)
SU 8346 NE 5/44


Late C18, altered on ground floor. 3 storey. Brick with moulded eaves cornice
on pairs of cut brackets. Old tile roof. 3 windows, the outer 4 panes wide,
on upper floors. 6-panel central door on ground floor, with arched fanlight
of radiating and circular pattern, in flush panelled reveal with reeded band
to arch and doorcase of delicate fluted engaged Doric columns, broken entablature,
with roundels on frieze, and open pediment. The 2 shops are of elaborate design
but delicate detail, modern though sympathetic to character of house. The
left hand (Bateman Optician) has a triple-arched front with 2 small box 2 windows
and central half-glazed door. The right hand (Harold Hodgson) has 2 rectangular
bays and central glazed door. Both framed with pilasters and entablature
of different design.

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

Listing NGR: SU8398346920

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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