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Fircot The Firs, Godalming

Description: Fircot The Firs

Grade: II
Date Listed: 1 February 1991
English Heritage Building ID: 291369

OS Grid Reference: SU9740245057
OS Grid Coordinates: 497402, 145057
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1964, -0.6074

Location: Farncombe Street, Godalming, Surrey GU7 3LJ

Locality: Godalming
Local Authority: Waverley Borough Council
County: Surrey
Country: England
Postcode: GU7 3LJ

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Listing Text

SU 9745 SW
(north-east side)
6/95 Nos 28 (Fircot) and 30
(The Firs)

House, now 2 dwellings. Late C18 refronting of late C17 or early C18 building,
altered C20. Front of red brick in Flemish bond; plain tile roof. 2 storeys
with attic. 3 bays with continuous rear outshut which has been raised at each
end. C20 small-pane French window to right bay; part-glazed door at left end.
Windows are unevenly spaced: end bays have sashes with glazing bars; centre bay
on ground floor has a tripartite window with 4-pane sashes flanking sash with
glazing bars, and on 1st floor a 16-pane sash; windows in left bay are mid-late
C20 with rebuilt brick arches; other windows have flat brick arches. End of tie
rod at eaves between bays 1 and 2. Parapet, with top rebuilt and flat stone
coping. Roof has ridge stack between bays 1 and 2 and external stack at right
end in front roof pitch, the top rebuilt C20. Right return (no 28): pebble-
dashed; early C20 with Art Nouveau coloured glazing in panelled reveal with
wooden architrave; inserted lst-floor window; 2-light small-pane attic
casement. Interior not inspected, but recorded as having staggered butt purlins
and wind braces to roof (DBRG report).
Domestic Buildings and Research Group, Report No 3362.

Listing NGR: SU9739945058

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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