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Latitude: 51.2338 / 51°14'1"N
Longitude: -0.5731 / 0°34'23"W
OS Eastings: 499720
OS Northings: 149256
OS Grid: SU997492
Mapcode National: GBR FCJ.RXJ
Mapcode Global: VHFVN.08X0
Entry Name: Former Private Apartments at Guildford Castle
Listing Date: 1 May 1953
Last Amended: 15 March 1988
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1029306
English Heritage Legacy ID: 288877
Location: Guildford, Surrey, GU1
District Council Ward: Holy Trinity
Traditional County: Surrey
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Surrey
Church of England Parish: Guildford Holy Trinity and St Mary
Church of England Diocese: Guildford
SU 9949SE GUILDFORD CASTLE HILL
1/5/53 Former Private
under Quarry Street -
Castle Arch and Walls
adjoining on South:
and Guildford Museum
and Wall adjoining on
East. Also listed as
Remains of Private/Royal Apartments. Late C12. Flint and clunch rubblestone with
ashlar dressings. Two storeys, now roofless with square room adjacent to Museum
and wall projecting North-East towards tower keep. Main walls approximately 7 - 8
metres high with spur wall to north east lower. Round-arched window in one wall
with deep embrasure, tile-edged round-arched door to left. The apartments are part
of a scheduled Ancient Monument, Surrey Monument No. 1.
PEVSNER: BUILDINGS OF ENGLAND, SURREY (1971) p.275.
M. ALEXANDER: GUILDFORD CASTLE GUIDE (1985)
M. ALEXANDER: GUILDFORD AS IT WAS (1978)
V.C.H. VOL III (1967 EDN).
Listing NGR: SU9972049256
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