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BOOKERS TOWER GUILDFORD

List Entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

Name: BOOKERS TOWER GUILDFORD

List entry Number: 1188100

Location

BOOKERS TOWER GUILDFORD, THE MOUNT

The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County: Surrey

District: Guildford

District Type: District Authority

Parish:

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 15-Mar-1988

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 289013

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List entry Description

Summary of Building

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History

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Details

SU 94NE GUILDFORD THE MOUNT (South Side, off)

3/148 Bookers Tower Guildford

II

Tower. 1839.Bargate stone blocks with ashlar and brick dressings. Octagonal plan. Three stages with corbel table to base of parapet and stone string course over each stage. Brick-edged stone-coped buttresses to lower stage alternating with Gothic arched brick-dressed panels. Irregular slit fenestration above, with lancet fenestration to upper stage. Guildown Cemetery is the site of a Saxon burial ground. The tower was built for Charles Booker, three times Mayor of Guildford.

Listing NGR: SU9914148839

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National Grid Reference: SU 99141 48839

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