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The Adult Education Centre

A Grade II Listed Building in Farnham, Surrey

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.2138 / 51°12'49"N

Longitude: -0.8024 / 0°48'8"W

OS Eastings: 483744

OS Northings: 146747

OS Grid: SU837467

Mapcode National: GBR DB3.V9C

Mapcode Global: VHDY2.1RNC

Plus Code: 9C3X657X+G2

Entry Name: The Adult Education Centre

Listing Date: 29 December 1972

Last Amended: 15 February 1995

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1258396

English Heritage Legacy ID: 444384

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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Listing Text

1099 WEST STREET
(South East Side)
No 25, The Adult Education Centre

Formerly listed as
WEST STREET
(South East Side)
No 25 (West Surrey College of Art and
Design)

SU 8346 NE 5/324

II GV

Formerly Farnham Grammar School. Front to West Street of 2 storeys, 4 bays. The East bay of this built in 1872; the remainder rebuilt about 1895 according to the design of Paxton Watson. End bays project forward and have gabled attic storeys; stone string courses. Red tiled roof. Yellow brick front. Projecting plinth; stone quioins and dressings. Transomed and mullioned windows. From left to right in gabled attic storeys, small lancet window in left hand end bay and small 2-light casement window in right hand end bay. Elsewhere windows in two tiers. In left hand end bay, window of 4 light on 1st floor, each light with pointed head; dripstone. Band below bearing the following inscription: "1611. Schola Grammaticalis. 1872" On ground floor, 3-light window; square headed stone doorway; single-light window. Bay 3 has 1 window of 4 lights on both 1st and ground floors. Bay 4 at right hand end, has windows of 4 lights aboveand of 5 loghts below. Wrought iron lamp bracket and quadranglar light below. (See N Temple, "Farnham Buildings and people Pg. 145)

Nos 18, 37, 43 , 45 and all the listed buildings on the south-east side from Nos 19 to 46 (consec) (including wrought iron screen before Vernon House). Form a group.

Listing NGR: SU8374246745

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