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Horncastle

A Grade II Listed Building in Guildford, Surrey

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.2333 / 51°13'59"N

Longitude: -0.5795 / 0°34'46"W

OS Eastings: 499275

OS Northings: 149188

OS Grid: SU992491

Mapcode National: GBR FCJ.QB2

Mapcode Global: VHFVM.X81F

Entry Name: Horncastle

Listing Date: 1 May 1953

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1377886

English Heritage Legacy ID: 289020

Location: Guildford, Surrey, GU2

County: Surrey

District: Guildford

Town: Guildford

Electoral Ward/Division: Friary and St Nicolas

Built-Up Area: Guildford

Traditional County: Surrey

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Surrey

Church of England Parish: Guildford St Nicolas

Church of England Diocese: Guildford

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Listing Text



SU 99 49SW GUILDFORD MOUNT PLEASANT
(West Side)

7/154 Horncastle
1/5/53


GV II

House. Late C18 on older, possibly C16, core. Red brick with plain tiled roof,
partly obscured by stone-coped parapet. Three storeys with brick dentil eaves
and end stacks, that to right star-shaped and part rebuilt. Three windowed front
with painted wood oriel windows to outer bays of second floor, under modillioned
cornices, and with round-arched, glazing-bar sash fenestration. Centre window on
second floor in architrave surround and with corbel brackets below. One tripartite
glazing-bar sash window to outer ends of first floor with reeded mullions. Central
casement doors in Doric pilaster surround with pentice over to first floor. Flat-
roofed projecting ground floor clad in colourwashed render. Original, widely
spaced, tripartite glazing-bar sash windows with Doric pilaster mullions to outer
ends, that to right now blocked. Central recess with ¾-glazed double doors under
overlights with diamond patterning on door panels. C19 iron railings above across
first floor of honeysuckle and anthemion pattern with square end newels.


Listing NGR: SU9927549188

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