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Terrace with Pools and Steps, Steps Up to House, Garden Retaining Walls, End Pavilions and Gazebo and Steps at West End at Number 2 (Mavins End and Mavins House)

A Grade II Listed Building in Farnham, Surrey

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.202 / 51°12'7"N

Longitude: -0.7883 / 0°47'17"W

OS Eastings: 484754

OS Northings: 145448

OS Grid: SU847454

Mapcode National: GBR DB9.KJF

Mapcode Global: VHDY8.914W

Entry Name: Terrace with Pools and Steps, Steps Up to House, Garden Retaining Walls, End Pavilions and Gazebo and Steps at West End at Number 2 (Mavins End and Mavins House)

Listing Date: 6 September 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1272765

English Heritage Legacy ID: 447824

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: The Bourne

Church of England Diocese: Guildford

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Listing Text

SU 84 NW FARNHAM Greenhill Road
(South-east side)
11/381
Terrace with pools and steps up to house, garden
retaining" walls, end pavilions and gazebo
and steps at west end at No 2 (Mavins End and
Mavins Bouse) .

GV II
Terrace with pools, steps, retaining walls, end-pavilions and gazebo. 1925. By
H Falkner. Rubblestone, brick and ashlar; plain-tile roof to gazebo, pantile roofs to pavilions. Wide flag-stoned terrace has 3 curved-rectangular pools and 4 flights of shallow steps at front, to ends and flanking centre. To rear of terrace is rubblestone retaining wall with buttresses and archway (to chamber) at left end; at centre wall is raked and returns to flank flight of shallow steps leading up to house (q.v.). Brick end-pavilions have open side to terrace with ashlar, camposite-capitalled columns supporting timber lintels; banded brick corner piers; front gables each have rusticated quoins and a tall, round-arched opening with tile keystone (formerly with a sash window). At left end a flight of shallow steps with brick retaining wall winds around hexagonal brick gazebo which has a segmental-arched opening to each side, one forming entrance; stepped eaves; swept, domed roof with finial.


Listing NGR: SU8475445448

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