Description: Summersby House
Date Listed: 1 February 1991
English Heritage Building ID: 291492
OS Grid Reference: SU9768445137
OS Grid Coordinates: 497684, 145137
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1971, -0.6033
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GODALMING SUMMERS ROAD
SU 9745 SE
(north west side)
No 29 (Summersby House)
(also known as No 1 Summersby
House. Mid C19, altered late C20. Red brick in Flemish bond, Welsh slate roof.
2 storeys, 3 x 1 bays. Symmetrical elevation. The brickwork of the ground floor
right-hand bay rebuilt late C20. Two steps up to 6-panel door (the 4 upper panels
raised and fielded) with overlight, in panelled reveal. Wooden doorcase having
fluted pilasters, bowed frieze to entablature and flat-mullioned cornice. Windows
are sashes with glazing bars in reveals with flat brick arches and projecting
sills. Oversailing hipped roof with 2 low stacks at rear. Returns have ground-
floor windows as front and blind first-floor windows. Interior: straight-flight
stair with stick balusters, columnar newels and moulded treads. Ground-floor
fireplaces have bowed, grooved jambs and roundels at ends of frieze, fireplace in
right-hand room of polished stone. Built as a front extension of the range
behind, Nos 2 and 3 Summersby Close (q.v.) which became the service range. The
right-hand bay was used as a shop prior to the late C20 alteration.
Listing NGR: SU9767045152
Source: English Heritage
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