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The Conference Store, Charterhouse School, Godalming

Gazetteer No. G0043

Date 1895

Address Duke’s Drive Godalming, Surrey GU7 2DX England


North and west sides timber-framed with rendered brick infill on plinth of coursed Bargate rubblestone with red-brick quoins and offset; east side of red brick in stretcher bond; south side of brick in Flemish bond. Plain tile roof. Single storey, lit by dormers; 2 x 1 bays. Timber framing has narrow panels and S-curved braces. Board door to north side, on left, and to south side, in centre, with board hatch above in gable. Roof is hipped, with tile- hung gablets, and has tile-hung, gabled dormers with 2-light casement windows and bargeboards. The more attractive, timber-framed elevations are those which were visible from Northbrooke House, the house to which this item was an ancillary building. (Historic England, list entry 1044480)

Dairy to Northbrooke House, now school store. c.1893, by E Lutyens. (Nairn and Pevsner, 1971, p.260)

Former DAIRY of c.1893 by Lutyens, half-timbered with big dormers. (O’Brien et al., 2022, p.363)


Historic England. The Conference Store, Charterhouse School. [Online] Available from:

Nairn, I., Pevsner, N. (1971) Surrey .Pevsner Architectural Guides: Buildings of England. 2nd edn. Yale University Press.

O’Brien, C., Nairn, I. and Cherry, B. (2022) Surrey. Pevsner Architectural Guides: Buildings of England. New Haven: Yale University Press.

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