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Minton Cottage, Godalming

Description: Minton Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 7 December 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 291490

OS Grid Reference: SU9675143842
OS Grid Coordinates: 496751, 143842
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1856, -0.6170

Location: 22 Mint Street, Godalming, Surrey GU7 1EX

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

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Listing Text

In the entry for--- GODALMING STATION ROAD
(west side)
Mintern Cottage
The address shall be amended to read ----

(west side)
12/206 Minton Cottage


SU 9643 NE
(west side)
12/206 Mintern Cottage

House. Later C16, altered C17, C18 and C20. Timber-frame largely rebuilt in
Flemish bond brick, painted. Plain tile roofs. 1½ storeys, 3 framed bays, that
on left originally a smoke bay with floored right-hand bays; rear wing added to
left late C18 and further extended 1984. South front: 3 small-pane casement
windows, of 3, 2 and 2 lights, with 2 windows above breaking eaves under
gablets. Right return: walling has tiled offset at height of approx 1½ metres;
C20 central board door in gabled porch; 6-pane window to right on first floor;
tile-hung gable. C20 2-storey addition on right and 1984 wing extension not of
special interest. Interior: rear wall retains square-panelled timber-framing;
former wall between open hall and right-hand bay removed on ground floor but
remains on first floor, having wattle and daub panels and large-scantling arched
brace; left-hand truss has cambered tie-beam with queen posts; old floor joists
to right bay; left-hand bays have C17 inserted floor, with lambs tongue stops to
chamfered spine beam, inglenook with chamfered timber bressummer on ground
floor, and on first floor an old panelled cupboard to right of fireplace. Roof
not inspected but reported to have sooted rafters over left-hand bay and sockets
from former wind braces. A chimney in the added, rear wing, now removed, had a
brick dated 1783.
Domestic Buildings Research Group, Report No 3506.

Listing NGR: SU9673943848

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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