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87 and 89, Portsmouth Road

A Grade II Listed Building in Guildford, Surrey

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Latitude: 51.2311 / 51°13'51"N

Longitude: -0.5786 / 0°34'42"W

OS Eastings: 499340

OS Northings: 148945

OS Grid: SU993489

Mapcode National: GBR FCJ.QKF

Mapcode Global: VHFVM.XBH3

Entry Name: 87 and 89, Portsmouth Road

Listing Date: 13 January 1972

Last Amended: 15 March 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1029248

English Heritage Legacy ID: 289043

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

(East Side)
Nos. 87 and 89 (formerly
13/1/72 listed as 1 and 2
Rectory Place)

Pair of large semi-detached houses. 1883 by R. Norman Shaw, extended to left in
1911 by Ernest Newton, further extended to right. Orange-red brick below with
brown fishscale tile hanging above and plain tiled roofs. Two storeys and attics
under two gabled dormers to left and a flat roofed casement dormer to right of
centre; three storeys to right in projecting,gabled square bay. Massive cross-
ridge stacks to right of centre, multiple stacks to rear right of centre and to
left end. Two gabled dormers to left with leaded casement fenestration. 6-light
window across with the end lights wrapping around the corners, mullioned and
transomed leaded windows below breaking through the eaves, supported on roughcast
coves. Continuous leaded fenestration across second and first floors of right
hand projecting bay, 4 lights either side of moulded central mullion on second
floor with 2-light return windows wrapping round corners) 4 mullioned and transomed
lights below on first floor in similar arrangement. Two 3-light mullioned and
transomed windows to ground floor right of centre, projecting square bay window to
left. Wide panelled doors to ends under 4-centre arched heads with moulded
surrounds. 4-light flanking window to right of left hand door, 2-light flanking
window to left of right hand door. Gabled extension set back to right with
chamfered corner and leaded fenestration. Single storey hipped roof extensions to
left end. Formerly listed with 3 and 4 Rectory Place as one item.

A SAINT: R. NORMAN SHAW (YALE 1977) p.419.

Listing NGR: SU9934248946

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