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Latitude: 51.2148 / 51°12'53"N
Longitude: -0.7996 / 0°47'58"W
OS Eastings: 483939
OS Northings: 146865
OS Grid: SU839468
Mapcode National: GBR DB3.NNT
Mapcode Global: VHDY2.3Q4L
Entry Name: 4 and 5, the Borough
Listing Date: 29 December 1972
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1378273
English Heritage Legacy ID: 290801
Location: Farnham, Waverley, Surrey, GU9
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
This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 23/09/2014
SU 8346 NE
THE BOROUGH (North west side)
Number 4 and Number 5
(Formerly listed as No 4 [John Farmer Shoe Company] and No 5 [The Chocolate House])
C18 fronts. 2 storey. Brick upper part.
No 4 is a timber-framed building with brick front. Rectangular panels of timber-framing with painted brick infilling visible in south-west wall. Timber-framing visible also in west wall of entrance passageway to No 5. Street front to No 4 has central Palladian window on 1st floor, wood frieze with triglyph and roundel ornament, moulded wood cornice and brick parapet with stone coping. Modern plate-glass shop front on ground floor.
No 5 has a timber-framed core. The front is a modern reconstruction with large angular bay on lst floor with triglyph frieze and cornice, over a similar sized angular bay shop window on ground floor with pointed arched glazing to head of lights, and with doorway to left hand in wood surround and with panelled reveal, architrave, panelled pilasters with 'drop' enrichment, carved brackets, roundel head ornament and delicate enriched cornicc. Frieze between brackets has urn ornament. 4-panelled door. At one time in common occupation with Number 6, The Borough (see N Temple "Farnham Buildings and People", page 3).
Nos 1 to 9 (consec) (including No 1A), and Nos 1 to 6 Town Hall Buildings (The Borough, Nos 1 and 77 Castle Street, the listed buildings from Nos 108 to 122 (consec) West Street, all form a group.
Listing NGR: SU8393946865
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