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The Sun

A Grade II Listed Building in Godalming, Surrey

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Latitude: 51.1858 / 51°11'9"N

Longitude: -0.6103 / 0°36'37"W

OS Eastings: 497221

OS Northings: 143875

OS Grid: SU972438

Mapcode National: GBR FD2.NHD

Mapcode Global: VHFVT.CGQ8

Plus Code: 9C3X59PQ+8V

Entry Name: The Sun

Listing Date: 23 February 1970

Last Amended: 1 February 1991

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1293388

English Heritage Legacy ID: 291500

Location: Godalming, Waverley, Surrey, GU7

County: Surrey

Civil Parish: Godalming

Built-Up Area: Godalming

Traditional County: Surrey

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Surrey

Church of England Parish: Godalming

Church of England Diocese: Guildford

Find accommodation in


SU 9743 NW
(north-east side)
No 1 (The Sun) (formerly
listed as Sun Hotel)

Inn. Late C18 for Henry Tewsley (J Janaway pers comm), altered late C19. Red
brick in Flemish bond, stuccoed ground floor; plain tile roofs. 3 storeys, 4 x
2 bays with wing to rear right. Plinth, bands between floors, parapet. Ground
floor: left corner has late C19 bowed pub window with plinth,pilasters, panelled
aprons to windows, plain frieze and dentilled cornice. To right of this is step
up to door of 6 flush panels (top 4 glazed) in doorcase with pilasters and
elaborately-decorated brackets supporting corniced hood. Two sash windows to
right, left one retaining upper sash with glazing bars. Sashes with glazing
bars to 1st floor, 6-pane sashes to 2nd floor, all having flat brick arches and
projecting stone sills; inn sign hung between two left-hand, 1st-floor windows.
Flat stone coping to parapet which conceals hipped roof with 2 stacks to rear.
Left return similar with ground-floor cornice. Rear: 3 hipped gables. Wing is
of several builds with tile-hung gable and on inner return 3-light, small-pane
casements retained on 1st floor. Right return: plaque on wing wall inscribed

Listing NGR: SU9720743846

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