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244, 246 and 246a, High Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Guildford, Surrey

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.2371 / 51°14'13"N

Longitude: -0.5679 / 0°34'4"W

OS Eastings: 500075

OS Northings: 149628

OS Grid: TQ000496

Mapcode National: GBR FCK.78Q

Mapcode Global: VHFVN.35NH

Entry Name: 244, 246 and 246a, High Street

Listing Date: 1 May 1953

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1377901

English Heritage Legacy ID: 288987

Location: Guildford, Surrey, GU1

County: Surrey

District: Guildford

Town: Guildford

Electoral Ward/Division: Holy Trinity

Built-Up Area: Guildford

Traditional County: Surrey

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Surrey

Church of England Parish: Guildford Christ Church

Church of England Diocese: Guildford

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Listing Text



TQ 0049NW GUILDFORD HIGH STREET
(South Side)

6/121 Nos 244, 246 and
1/5/53 246A


GV II

Two houses, now divided in three and part shop. Late C16/early C17 to left (No.
246) refronted in C18, early C18 to right over C17 cellar. Timber framed core to
left,refronted in dark red/brown brick extending across to right; plain tiled
roofs,hipped to left and obscured by parapet to right. No. 246 to left:- Two
storeys with five courses of brick rustication on end piers to first floor. Brick
modillioned eaves cornice to base of parapet and end stack to left. Three window
front with outer glazing-bar sash windows in open sash boxes, the lower sashes
without glazing-bars, centre window now blocked. Plate glass shop front across
the ground floor. Nos. 244 and 246A to right. Three storeys with plat band over
first floor and moulded brick eaves. Rebuilt stacks to right end. Two cambered-
head six-pane sashes to second floor, two plate glass sash windows on the first
floor in older sash boxes. Early C20 shop front below with door to right.
Interior:- Cellar rooms to right in Nos 244 and 246A with stopped and chamfered
joists in rear chamber, later C17 stopped and chamfered beam to front. C18 stair-
case above on first and second floors with balustrades. Early C18 fireplace
surround in ground floor and panelled room and arch to rear.
Photographs in N.M.R.


Listing NGR: TQ0007249626

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