British Listed Buildings

History in Structure

If you log in, you can comment on buildings, submit new photos or update photos that you've already submitted.

We need to upgrade the server that this website runs on. Can you spare a quid to help?.

78-84, Brighton Road, Godalming

Description: 78-84, Brighton Road

Grade: II
Date Listed: 1 February 1991
English Heritage Building ID: 291310

OS Grid Reference: SU9741143320
OS Grid Coordinates: 497411, 143320
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1808, -0.6077

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

Incorrect location/postcode? Submit a correction!

Explore more of the area around Godalming, Surrey at Explore Britain.

Listing Text

SU 9743 SW
(west side),
Nos 78-84 (even)

Terrace of 4 houses. Dated 1883, for Ellis Duncombe Gosling of Busbridge Hall;
altered late C20. Bargate rubblestone to ground floor; timber frame with
plastered panels above. Plain tile roof. 1½ storeys; 7 irregular bays.
Symmetrical facade with jettied first floor; bays 2 and 6 projecting further and
gabled; central bay with gabled dormer and bays 3 and 5 with hipped dormers.
Outer bays are recessed, each having a board door with 3 glazed panes within
pent-roofed porch (Nos 78 and 84). Similar, paired, doors in internal porches
to centre (Nos 80 and 82). Four ground-floor windows - projecting, 4-light,
wooden mullion and transomed windows with cornices. First floor: similar
corbelled bay windows with hipped roofs to bays 2 and 6 with small leaded
windows to gables above; smaller 2-light windows to bays 3-5, paired at centre
(those to No 80 now with late C20 pivoting windows) and with date, initials, and
scroll and floral plaster decoration below. Decorative framing to gables and
cusped bargeboards with pendant ball finials. Large, multiple-flue cross-ridge
stacks to bays 3 and 5, of brick with stone bases. Rear: verandah supported on
wooden posts; half-hipped attic dormers with 2-light casements. Returns: small
2-light gable window under bracketed, tiled roof.

Listing NGR: SU9740743328

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

Listed building text is © Crown Copyright. Reproduced under licence.