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Merrow House

A Grade II Listed Building in Guildford, Surrey

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.2474 / 51°14'50"N

Longitude: -0.5293 / 0°31'45"W

OS Eastings: 502748

OS Northings: 150828

OS Grid: TQ027508

Mapcode National: GBR GDQ.R0V

Mapcode Global: VHFVG.SX24

Entry Name: Merrow House

Listing Date: 15 March 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1029272

English Heritage Legacy ID: 289004

Location: Guildford, Surrey, GU4

County: Surrey

District: Guildford

Town: Guildford

Electoral Ward/Division: Merrow

Built-Up Area: Guildford

Traditional County: Surrey

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Surrey

Church of England Parish: Merrow

Church of England Diocese: Guildford

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Listing Text



TQ 05SW GUILDFORD MERROW STREET
(West Side) Merrow

2/139 Merrow House

II

House. Circa 1802 with later C19 alterations; extensions to rear of c1870 and
additions of early C20 date to right. Red brick with hipped roofs obscured by
stone-coped parapets. Originally square plan, now with extensions to right.
Three storeys; three bays to each side, stacks to left and right of centre.
Plate glass sash fenestration in earlier openings with ribbed brick heads to
first and second floors.Canted bay window to ground floor right with plate sash
fenestration and panelled jambs. Panelled doors to centre under transom light
with reeded decoration. Doric portico with two front columns and two rear pilasters
and triglyph frieze above. Left hand return front:- Three sash windows on first and
second floors, two windows on ground floor. Doors to centre in panelled reveal and
similar porch. Single storey angle bay to left corner with panelled parapet.
Right hand return front:- 1 bay,full-height extension set back; further extension
set back to right.
Interior:- Early C19 shutters survive in main rooms. Later C19 white marble fire-
place in ground-floor room to rear, black marble fireplace in front sitting room.
Some of the main rooms have simple plaster cornices.


Listing NGR: TQ0274850828

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