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Friends Meeting House, Godalming

Description: Friends Meeting House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 18 December 1947
English Heritage Building ID: 291453

OS Grid Reference: SU9671743798
OS Grid Coordinates: 496717, 143798
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1852, -0.6175

Location: The Mint, Godalming, Surrey GU7 1HB

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

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Listing Text

SU 9643 NE
(south side)
Friends Meeting House, The

Friends Meeting House. 1715, with wing added 1808. Red brick in Flemish bond,
addition of poorer quality brick, some vitrified. Plain tile roofs. one
storey, 3-bay meeting house with later wing projecting on right and built up
against former yard wall. Meeting house: large central doorway, with double
door of 8 raised and fielded panels under deep, console-bracketed hood. To
either side, a large, wooden cross-window with leaded lights and one casement to
each. Hipped roof. Wing: narrow bay on left, with door of 6 flush panels (top
2 glazed), links meeting house to 3-bay range which has two 3-light leaded
windows, that on left C20, and a stack at rear; gable end of wing has door of 6
flush panels in reveal and large, 2-light, leaded window; right return is of
galleted rubblestone, approximately 2 metres high, with oversailing domed
coping, this formerly being yard wall. Rear of meeting house has two cross-
windows with diamond-leading flanking central 6-panel door all with flat,
header-brick arches; stepped eaves. Interior of meeting house: panelled dado
and elders' pew. Photograph of plan held in National Monuments Record.

Listing NGR: SU9671743798

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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