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Statue of Thomas Sutton in Front of Founder's Court, Charterhouse School, Godalming

Description: Statue of Thomas Sutton in Front of Founder's Court, Charterhouse School

Grade: II
Date Listed: 1 February 1991
English Heritage Building ID: 291423

OS Grid Reference: SU9630145026
OS Grid Coordinates: 496301, 145026
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1963, -0.6232

Location: Prince's Avenue, Farncombe, Godalming, Surrey GU7 2DX

Locality: Godalming
Local Authority: Waverley Borough Council
County: Surrey
Country: England
Postcode: GU7 2DX

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Listing Text

SU 9645 SW
(south side, off)
Statue of Thomas Sutton in
front of Founder's Court,
Charterhouse School

Statue. 1911 by W Goscombe John. Ashlar and bronze. 4-step circular podium.
Circular plinth. Console brackets on roll-moulded plinths set diagonally to
flank 4 bronze panels giving name of figure, coats of arms and date of
erection. Moulded cornice. Bronze figure of Thomas Sutton in period costume
holding scroll (?foundation charter).
Thomas Sutton founded the school in London in 1611.

Listing NGR: SU9634744988

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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