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156, 158 and 160, High Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Guildford, Surrey

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Latitude: 51.2359 / 51°14'9"N

Longitude: -0.5712 / 0°34'16"W

OS Eastings: 499846

OS Northings: 149498

OS Grid: SU998494

Mapcode National: GBR FCK.DFH

Mapcode Global: VHFVN.16WC

Entry Name: 156, 158 and 160, High Street

Listing Date: 1 May 1953

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1377897

English Heritage Legacy ID: 288968

Location: Guildford, Surrey, GU1

County: Surrey

District: Guildford

Town: Guildford

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

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Listing Text

(South Side)

8/104 & 5/104 Nos 156, 158 & 160


3 houses, now shops and offices. C17 origins with late C18 front. Timber framed
core clad in colourwashed render on the front, fishscale tile hanging on left hand
return front, wooden shop fronts below and 3 parallel-range,hipped plain tiled
roofs above obscured by parapets and end-on to street. Three storeys, symmetrical
5 bay facade with end stacks. Central canted bay oriel rising through first and
second floors, modillioned eaves cornice above. 12-pane glazing-bar sash
fenestration with four windows on each floor, two either side of central oriel,
the first floor windows with no glazing bars in lower sash light. 12-pane glazing-
bar sash windows in canted bay, modillioned cornice across the first floor. Deep
fascia across the ground floor with architrave moulding and zig-zag band. Plate
glass shop fronts on ground floor, that to right with panelled piers. 4-centre
arched entrance on Jacobean style pilasters, doubled, glazed doors to rear of
central recess.
Interior:- largely altered. Staircase moved to link first and second floors,
originally brought from Weston Lodge, Albury.
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V.C.H. SURREY (1967 Edn) Vol. III p.73.

Listing NGR: SU9985249502

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