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Latitude: 51.236 / 51°14'9"N
Longitude: -0.5717 / 0°34'18"W
OS Eastings: 499807
OS Northings: 149508
OS Grid: SU998495
Mapcode National: GBR FCK.D92
Mapcode Global: VHFVN.16L9
Entry Name: Harris Carpets
Listing Date: 1 May 1953
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1180141
English Heritage Legacy ID: 288938
Location: Guildford, Surrey, GU1
Electoral Ward/Division: Holy Trinity
Built-Up Area: Guildford
Traditional County: Surrey
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Surrey
Church of England Parish: Guildford Holy Trinity and St Mary
Church of England Diocese: Guildford
SU 9949NE GUILDFORD HIGH STREET
5/76 No. 149
1/5/53 (Harris Carpets)
House, now shop. C18 with C19 and C20 alterations. Whitewashed stucco cladding
with plain tiled hipped roofs. Three storeys with modillioned eaves cornice to
base of parapet. Stacks to rear and ends. Giant Corinthian order on first and
second floors with angle pilasters and paired central pilasters on front. Four
bays wide, two either side of central pilasters. 12-pane glazing-bar sash
fenestration, some windows with crown glass remaining. Four windows on each
floor with vermiculated keystone blocks to lintels. C20 plate glass shop front
below with central doors. Medieval undercroft below the house noted by Margaret
Wood in her article "Thirteenth Century Domestic Architecture in England"
Archaeological Journal 105 (1950) supplement.
SURREY ARCHAEOLOGICAL COLLECTIONS (OFFPRINT) VOL. LXXIV (1983): Article on:
THE UNDERCROFT 72/4 HIGH STREET, GUILDFORD BY M. G. O'CONNELL & SHIRLEY CORKE.
Listing NGR: SU9980249517
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