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Summersby House, Godalming

Description: Summersby House

Grade: II
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

Location: Summer's Road, Farncombe, Godalming, Surrey GU7 3BG

Locality: Godalming
Local Authority: Waverley Borough Council
County: Surrey
Country: England
Postcode: GU7 3BG

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Listing Text

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

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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