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68 and 70, High Street, Godalming

Description: 68 and 70, High Street

Grade: II
Date Listed: 1 February 1991
English Heritage Building ID: 291408

OS Grid Reference: SU9702143850
OS Grid Coordinates: 497021, 143850
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1857, -0.6132

Location: High Street, Godalming, Surrey GU7 1DU

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

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Listing Text

SU 9743 NW
(north side)
Nos 68 and 70

Former Little George Inn, now shop. C17, refronted probably early-mid C18;
altered later C19 and late C20. Red brick in Flemish bond and tile-hanging,
with traces of former timber-framing. Plain tile roof. 3 storeys, 2 bays;
2-storey bay to left and C20 rear extensions not of special interest. Late C20
shop front, not of special interest. Upper floors have corniced 2nd-floor
platband; giant end pilasters with moulded capitals and triglyphs above;
dentilled cornice; parapet with blue header bricks, end pilasters and cornice.
Windows have flat brick arches with moulded terracotta keystones, on 1st floor
with blind, C20, fixed 12-pane windows, on 2nd floor with old 12-pane sashes
having thick glazing bars and exposed sash boxes, and flanking end of tie rod.
Rear: one tiny gabled dormer. Left return: tile-hung, steeply-pitched gable.
Interior: remains of square-panelled timber framing visible, having sole plate,
posts and mid-rail, with carpenters marks and stretcher-bond brickwork.

Listing NGR: SU9702043861

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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