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Description: 78-84, Brighton Road
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
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GODALMING BRIGHTON ROAD
SU 9743 SW
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
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Source: English Heritage
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