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The Vicarage, Godalming

Description: The Vicarage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 23 February 1970
English Heritage Building ID: 291285

OS Grid Reference: SU9676243984
OS Grid Coordinates: 496762, 143984
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1869, -0.6168

Location: 1 Westbrook Road, Godalming, Surrey GU7 1AQ

Locality: Godalming
Local Authority: Waverley Borough Council
County: Surrey
Country: England
Postcode: GU7 1AQ

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Listing Text

SU 9643 NE
(west side)
23.2.70 The Vicarage

Vicarage. Early-mid C18 with earlier origins, C19 alterations and late C19-
early C20 additions. Rendered front, tile-hanging, Bargate rubblestone with
brick dressings, and brick. Plain tile roofs. 2 storeys with attic. 4 bays
with wide cross-wing bay in line on left; additions to rear. 4-bay range: door
of 6 raised and fielded panels in architrave with console-bracketed hood to bay
1; sash with glazing bars in reveal to bay 3; wooden cross-window to bay 4. On
1st floor 4 sashes with glazing bars and projecting wood sills. Two gabled
dormers with cross-windows. Stack at right end. Wing on left has 2 sashes with
glazing bars to ground floor; tile-hanging above with decorative bands of cusped
tiles; cross-window under tile pentice to attic; stack to left side. Left
return: early C18 or earlier, altered C19, of rubblestone with brick surrounds
to various windows, having 12-pane and 16-pane sashes and one 4-light window
with ovolo-moulded mullions to ground floor. Right return: two gabled ranges
added parallel to main range, that on left C19, of rubblestone, canted-fronted,
having 3-light windows flanked by 2-light windows, all transomed with segmental
brick arches and on ground floor intersecting glazing bars; right range, of
c1900, of brick and tile-hung with 2-storey canted bay window on left.
Interior: principal feature is the fine early-mid C18 open-well stair with wave-
moulded treads; open string; turned, knobbed, column-on-vase balusters; columnar
newels; and moulded handrail with spiral curtail; panelled dado. Left wing:
central room on both ground and 1st floors has fireplace with eared architrave,
Greek key motif to frieze and cornice, the ground-floor room panelled. A Bott,
A Guide to the Parish Church of Saint Peter and Saint Paul, Godalming (1987),
pp 39-41.

Listing NGR: SU9676343982

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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