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St Catherine's School and Upper Retaining Wall

A Grade II Listed Building in Guildford, Surrey

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Latitude: 51.2305 / 51°13'49"N

Longitude: -0.5787 / 0°34'43"W

OS Eastings: 499334

OS Northings: 148877

OS Grid: SU993488

Mapcode National: GBR FCJ.Y7V

Mapcode Global: VHFVM.XBFL

Entry Name: St Catherine's School and Upper Retaining Wall

Listing Date: 15 March 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1377893

English Heritage Legacy ID: 289051

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

(West Side)

3/186 No 26A(St Catherine's
School) and upper
retaining wall.


School, now drama studio and retaining wall. Circa 1870 in Gothic style. Random
Bargate rubblestone and blocks with ashlar quoins and dressings, plain-tiled roof.
Two storeys to right over plinth, one storey to left, all with retaining wall at
below basement level across the front. Gable end range to right with louvred
lancet opening in apex. 4-light window below under Tudor-style pointed-head with
trefoil tracery in upper lights. Stone-dressed ogee-headed 5-light window with
stone mullions in chamfered surround to left hand range. Octagonal turret to right
of gable on brown plinth with trefoil opening in each face. Further two windowed
range set back to right with C20 casement fenestration on both floors and door in
pentice porch in the re-entrant angle.

Listing NGR: SU9933548876

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