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Latitude: 51.2357 / 51°14'8"N
Longitude: -0.5721 / 0°34'19"W
OS Eastings: 499780
OS Northings: 149470
OS Grid: SU997494
Mapcode National: GBR FCK.D5X
Mapcode Global: VHFVN.16DK
Entry Name: Tunsgate
Listing Date: 1 May 1953
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1377878
English Heritage Legacy ID: 288962
Location: Guildford, Surrey, GU1
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
SU 9949SE GUILDFORD HIGH STREET
8/98 No. 128 (Tunsgate)
Former Cornmarket, now pedestrian gateway. 1818 by Henry Garling, rear wall re-
built and front columns re-sited in 1933. Portland stone front with ashlar inner
walls and brick tile rear wall. Tuscan portico with paired columns on pedestals
supporting pediment above with Guildford Coat of Arms, cornucopia and agricultural
symbols in tympanum pilasters behind columns. Rusticated inner walls with
central arched panel with impost mouldings. Square windows on left hand wall
flank the arch, those on the right hand wall are blind. Door to centre of left
hand side under cornice hood. Rear elevation of 3 arches.
Photographs in N.M.R.
PEVSNER: BUILDINGS OF ENGLAND, SURREY (1971) p.285.
M. ALEXANDER: GUILDFORD AS IT WAS (1978)
Listing NGR: SU9979649460
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