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Former Conservatory, Approximately 10 Metres West of Merrow Grange

A Grade II Listed Building in Guildford, Surrey

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.244 / 51°14'38"N

Longitude: -0.5384 / 0°32'18"W

OS Eastings: 502118

OS Northings: 150437

OS Grid: TQ021504

Mapcode National: GBR GDQ.W4T

Mapcode Global: VHFVG.MZ7R

Entry Name: Former Conservatory, Approximately 10 Metres West of Merrow Grange

Listing Date: 24 October 1984

Last Amended: 15 March 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1178156

English Heritage Legacy ID: 288905

Location: Guildford, Surrey, GU1

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 EPSOM ROAD
(North Side) Merrow
2/43 Former Conservatory,
24/10/84 approx 10 metres west of
Merrow Grange (formerly
listed as part of
Rockwork Grotto).

GV II

Conservatory. Circa 1907 by James Pulham and Son. Pulhamite stone i.e. clinker
with Portland cement poured over it and sandstone blocks with cast iron and glazed
roof over. Subterranean conservatory with only the remains of the roof above
ground. Oval grotto chamber connected to further chamber with entrances at ends
by way of spiral stairs; terrazzo and tiled floors. Skeleton of glazed oval roof
over main chamber with glass now gone. In some disrepair at time of resurvey; the
conservatory probably unique among Pulhamite Constructions. One of a number of
garden features laid out in the grounds of Merrow Grange.
Merrow Grange Gardens included in Register of Parks and Gardens of Special Historic
Interest in England (Part 40 - Surrey) as Grade II.
Now in grounds of Fairlawns, Lauston Close (10 metres north of Fairlawns).


Listing NGR: TQ0211850437

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