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Mp Stoodley and Son, Godalming

Description: Mp Stoodley and Son

Grade: II
Date Listed: 6 February 1973
English Heritage Building ID: 291388

OS Grid Reference: SU9701743828
OS Grid Coordinates: 497017, 143828
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1855, -0.6132

Location: High Street, Godalming, Surrey GU7 1AW

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

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Listing Text

SU 9743 NW
(south side)
Nos 57 (M P Stoodley
& Son)
6.2 .73 and 59

Probably 3 houses, now 2 commercial premises, no. 57 with flat. C16 and C17, of
different builds, with alterations probably late C18, later C19 and C20.
Timber-framed with plastered wattle-and-daub infill; painted and stuccoed brick;
tile-hanging. Plain tile roofs. 2 storeys, no 57 with attic. Front range is
of 5 bays,2 right bays (no 59) retaining late-C16 timber framing; 3 left bays
(no 57) refronted probably late C18 with late C19 and C20 shop front. Parallel,
at rear, is a 4-bay mid-C16 range, part belonging to no 59 and part to no 57.
Front: no 57, on left, is of stuccoed brick having: recessed shop front with
panelled reveals and panelled bases to multi-pane windows, flanked by late C19
pilasters with fluted, pedimented consoles which flank fasica; on 1st floor
three 4-pane sashes in flush wood architraves; band below parapet from which is
corbelled 1861 clock with coloured glass panel at front and clock faces to
sides; 2 flat-roofed attic dormers. No 59, on right, has recessed late-C20 shop
front with panelled pilasters; 1st floor, supported by later brackets, has ogee
braces to timber-framed panels. Rear: rear range has exposed timber framing on
1st floor of right-hand bay, otherwise replaced by brick or plastered
over; various C20 doors and windows; roof hipped, with gablets;skk
outshut on right. The rear range is slightly shorter than the front range on
the right-hand side, and in the angle is a 2-storey bay window;rising above
this, from the roof of the front range, is a tile-hung gable with leaded light.
Late-C20 brick extension on left not of special interest. Left return: timber
frame exposed. Interior: rear range has jowled posts, arched tension braces,
partition walls between bays, west gable wall of old brick with a small, leaded,
iron casement window on 1st floor; roof trusses with cambered tie-beams, posts
up to collar (some gone), clasped through purlins and old rafters, these sooted
in 2nd bay from east. Front range: unjowled posts in no 59 and, in roof,
central, arch-braced partition wall, curved windbraces and some old rafters and
butt purlins. No 57 on ground floor has lateral fireplace with bread ovens,
dog-leg stair with stick balusters and spiral curtail, and solid block wood
stair from 1st floor up to rear, gabled loft.

Listing NGR: SU9701443824

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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