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The Kings Arms Public House, Shaftesbury

Description: The Kings Arms Public House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 15 October 1973
English Heritage Building ID: 101991

OS Grid Reference: ST8618723102
OS Grid Coordinates: 386187, 123102
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0071, -2.1982

Locality: Shaftesbury
Local Authority: North Dorset District Council
County: Dorset
Country: England
Postcode: SP7 8JZ

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Listing Text

1.
1615 BLEKE STREET
(South-East Side)
The Kings Arms Public
House
ST 8623 1/147
II
2.
C18 to early C19. 2 storeys. 2 windows, Modern tile roof. Stone rubble
front. 2 light casement windows; windows above with small panes. Double
wooden boarded door in frame. At south-west end and in recession a later
C19 building which forms part of the same block as the British Legion Club.
Higher frontage. 2 storeys. 2 windows. Slate gabled roof. Ashlar front.
Glazing bars missing. Fenestration below has been altered. Large carriage
entrance to right hand. Grade II on account of C18/C19 work at northern
end.


Listing NGR: ST8618723102

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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