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Medicare Swift Sure The Greenhouse, Godalming

Description: Medicare Swift Sure The Greenhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 18 December 1947
English Heritage Building ID: 291390

OS Grid Reference: SU9695743820
OS Grid Coordinates: 496957, 143820
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1854, -0.6141

Location: 75 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 9643 NE
(south side)
Nos 71 (Medicare), 71A,
71B, 73 (The Greenhouse)
and 75 (Swift Sure)(formerly
2 3.2.70 listed as Nos 78 and 79)

House and warehouse, now 3 shops and 2 flats. Mid C18, altered. Red brick in
header bond with brighter-red brick dressings; right-hand bay weatherboard.
Plain tile roof. 3 storeys, 6:1 bays the right-hand bay a loading bay.
Late-C20 shop fronts, that on right earlier C20 with fluted brackets flanking
fascia. Main range: sashes with thick glazing bars and exposed boxes with flat
brick arches and wooden sills, the two central lst-floor windows are early-mid
C19 replacements having thinner glazing bars and set in reveals; moulded
platband to 2nd floor; eaves band and moulded cornice; boxed gutter. Right-hand
bay has a board loading door to upper floors flanked by small-pane windows, now
painted in; sign bracket to 1st floor on left. Hipped roof overall with end
stacks. Rear: 1st-floor entrances to 71A and 71B; doors and windows C20 apart
from 2 to centre on 2nd floor which have flat brick arches, sash with glazing
bars and flush wood architrave to left, a later 4-pane sash to right; eaves
cornice as front. Left-hand (loading) bay has C20 brick to ground floor,
weatherboard above; on 1st floor a double, board, loading door with doorway to
left and 4-pane window to right; on 2nd floor, former loading door with sash
with glazing bars, and 6-pane window on right. Interior: no 71B has wide dog-
leg stair with turned column-on-vase balusters to 2nd floor and columnar
newels; moulded spine-beam to lst-floor right-hand room. Late-C20 rear exten-
sion not of special interest.

Listing NGR: SU9695443819

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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