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Description: The Shambles
Date Listed: 21 April 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 305619
OS Grid Reference: SP4333649699
OS Grid Coordinates: 443336, 249699
Latitude/Longitude: 52.1439, -1.3681
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FARNBOROUGH MAIN STREET
SP4349 (West side)
16/43 The Shambles
House. Late C17/C18, addition and alterations late C19. Regular coursed squared
ironstone. Addition of red brick. Tile roofs; addition and further right range
have slate roofs; brick end stacks. 2-unit plan, with lower ranges on right and
addition on left. 2 storeys and attic; 3-window range. Chamfered doorway has C20
ribbed door. Blocked doorway immediately to right has stone flat arch. Chamfered
stone mullioned windows, 3-light on ground floor, 2-light on first floor; partly
renewed. Attic has late C19 wood mullioned 2-light roof dormers. End stacks have
brick nogged cornices to both stacks and pairs of diagonally-set square shafts.
Lower ranges on right, possibly formerly outbuildings, have late C19 two-light
mullioned window. Leaded lights throughout. Rear irregular. Lower ranges partly
of brick. Casements with wood lintels. Small old 2-light stone mullioned
staircase window. Interior not inspected. Possibly altered during C19
improvements to the Farnborough estate.
Listing NGR: SP4333649699
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Source: English Heritage
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