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Post Office

A Grade II Listed Building in Godalming, Surrey

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Latitude: 51.1851 / 51°11'6"N

Longitude: -0.6164 / 0°36'58"W

OS Eastings: 496799

OS Northings: 143788

OS Grid: SU967437

Mapcode National: GBR FD2.M08

Mapcode Global: VHFVT.8GJT

Plus Code: 9C3X59PM+3F

Entry Name: Post Office

Listing Date: 18 December 1947

Last Amended: 1 February 1991

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1044498

English Heritage Legacy ID: 291419

Location: Godalming, Waverley, Surrey, GU7

County: Surrey

District: Waverley

Civil Parish: Godalming

Built-Up Area: Godalming

Traditional County: Surrey

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Surrey

Church of England Parish: Godalming

Church of England Diocese: Guildford

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SU 9643 NE
(north side)
12/140 Nos 126, 128 and 130
(Post Office) (formerly
listed as No 48)

House, now Post Office. Late C18 or early C19 with C19 and early C20 additions;
altered. Red brick in Flemish bond, rear stuccoed; plain tile roof. 3 storeys
with basement; 5 bays with addition to rear right. Symmetrical elevation having
chamfered plinth with the heads of bricked-up basement windows; and 1st and 2nd
floor bands. 2 steps up to 6-panel door below fanlight with petalled glazing
bars in panelled reveal; wooden architrave has pilasters with leafy capitals and
console-bracketed hood. Windows, in reveals, have flat brick arches and
projecting stone sills: on ground floor C20 sashes; on 1st floor 16-pane sashes,
bay 4 window missing some glazing bars; on 2nd floor unequally-hung 12-pane
sashes to bays 3 and 5, other bays with painted, dummy windows (of 12 panes).
Parapet with flat coping conceals hipped, 2-span roof with end stacks. On
right, added early C20 porch with door in right return. Right return: 3 bays
as front, but with porch to left bay on ground floor and central 1st floor
window a dummy window; only left bay has a 2nd floor, with a painted window;
dormer to right bay. Rear: on right, main range has stucco scored ashlar; a
ground-floor bow window with 3 curved 16-pane sashes, entablature and modillion
cornice; and on 1st floor a 12-pane sash. On left is added range of 2 wide bays
with curved right-hand corner the right bay set back and having attached
columned arcade broken at corner by later door and brickwork; curved tripartite
sash to 1st floor; and dentilled and modillioned eaves cornices.

Listing NGR: SU9681643779

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