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The Adult Education Centre

A Grade II Listed Building in Farnham, Surrey

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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

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

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

SU 8346 NE 5/324


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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