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Inn on the Lake, Godalming

Description: Inn on the Lake

Grade: II
Date Listed: 18 December 1947
English Heritage Building ID: 291485

OS Grid Reference: SU9632343264
OS Grid Coordinates: 496323, 143264
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1805, -0.6233

Location: 1 Shackstead Lane, Godalming, Surrey GU7 1RF

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

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Listing Text

SU 9643 SW
(south end, off)
Inn on the Lake
(formerly listed as Lake

House, now inn. Early C19 with earlier, possibly C18, origins and late C20
additions. Stuccoed with Welsh slate roof; earlier range of Bargate rubblestone
with plain tile roof; C20 addition of brick with plain tile roof. L-shaped Cl9
range wraps around earlier range which is visible only from the rear. Cl9
range: 2 storeys; 3 x 2 bays with C20 addition to right not of special
interest. Central door of 6 fielded panels, 4 upper panels now glazed, having
overlight with decorative glazing bars and Doric doorcase with panelled reveals,
rosette and triglyph frieze, and deep cornice. 2-storey bow window to right,
having 3 bowed sashes with glazing bars to each floor, separated by pilasters,
and ground-floor cornice. Other bays have sashes with glazing bars. Over-
sailing eaves. Hipped roof with two brick stacks. Left return: on left,
ground-floor bow window with 2 bowed sashes with glazing bars, reeded pilasters,
and oversailing, swept lead roof. Otherwise, sashes with glazing bars, and
arched cellar opening below bow. C20 addition on left not of special interest.
Rear: ground floor masked by C20 outshut, not of special interest. First floor
reveals the earlier range, having three 2-light leaded casements and plain tile
roof, the right-hand gable tile-hung where it rises above the C19 roof.
Attached former stable range on left not of special interest. Interior: queen-
strut roof trusses to earlier range.

Listing NGR: SU9632343264

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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