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1, the Borough

A Grade II Listed Building in Farnham, Surrey

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Latitude: 51.2147 / 51°12'52"N

Longitude: -0.7999 / 0°47'59"W

OS Eastings: 483915

OS Northings: 146852

OS Grid: SU839468

Mapcode National: GBR DB3.W00

Mapcode Global: VHDY2.2QYN

Plus Code: 9C3X6672+V2

Entry Name: 1, the Borough

Listing Date: 29 December 1972

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1044705

English Heritage Legacy ID: 290798

Location: Farnham, Waverley, Surrey, GU9

County: Surrey

District: Waverley

Civil Parish: Farnham

Built-Up Area: Farnham

Traditional County: Surrey

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Surrey

Church of England Parish: Farnham

Church of England Diocese: Guildford

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This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 18/09/2014

SU 8346 NE

THE BOROUGH (North west side)
Number 1

(Formerly listed as No 1 (Premises of L Smith, Hairdresser))

C16 building of 2 storeys and attic at right angles to street; a long irregular
timber-framed block with colour-washed brick infilling and irregular windows;
6 panelled door in reveals; architrave frame; moulded cornice on brackets over;
a north gable end tile hung. Old tile roof. This is one of the medieval shopping
or trade courts. The front to street is C19 With modernIsed shop; uppermost
storey is similar to No 2 The Borough with rendered front, paired bracketed
eaves, quoins and shouldered segmental architraves. Applied post and pan timbering,
tiled canopy and transomed and mullioned windows to lst floor 3-centred arched
carriageway to right hand on ground floor.

Once The Bear Inn (pre-mid-C18; see Nigel Temple, "Farnham Buildings and People",
page 2).

Nos 1 to 9 (consec) (including No 1A), and Nos 1 to 6 Town Hall Buildings (The
Borough), Nos 1 and 77 Castle Street, the listed buildings from Nos 108 to
122 (consec) West Street, all form a group.

Listing NGR: SU8391646850

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