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Diocesan House

A Grade II Listed Building in Guildford, Surrey

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Latitude: 51.2329 / 51°13'58"N

Longitude: -0.573 / 0°34'22"W

OS Eastings: 499729

OS Northings: 149156

OS Grid: SU997491

Mapcode National: GBR FCJ.RXV

Mapcode Global: VHFVN.08YQ

Entry Name: Diocesan House

Listing Date: 1 May 1953

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1189827

English Heritage Legacy ID: 289055

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 Holy Trinity and St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Guildford

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Listing Text

SU 99 49SE
(East Side)
8/190 No. 43
1/5/53 (Diocesan House)


House, now offices. Circa 1700 with C20 extensions to rear. Red-brown brick
with wooden modillion eaves cornice and plain-tiled roof. Two storeys and attics
under C19 gabled casement dormer to right with stack to right end. Basement
plinth below ground floor, plat band above. Six 9-pane glazing-bar sash windows
on the first floor, five 12-pane sash windows below on the ground floor with 4-
centred arched heads to upper lights and gauged-brick keystones linking up to
plat band. Door of six studded panels to right of centre in panelled, projecting,
wood surround breaking up through the plat band and under a cornice hood, with
panelled reveals and 9-pane over-light. Two basement windows below to left and
right. Gable end wing set back to right with fishscale pattern tile-hanging in
gable. Attic casement window and one glazing-bar sash window with arched upper
lights on the ground floor, breaking up through the plat band that steps up to
left. Right hand return front:- three hipped-roof dormers, 4 cambered-head
glazing-bar sash windows below linked by sill plat band. C20 extensions to rear
right not of special interest.
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Listing NGR: SU9974549157

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