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The King's Head Hotel, Wimborne Minster

Description: The King's Head Hotel

Grade: II
Date Listed: 12 February 1981
English Heritage Building ID: 107137

OS Grid Reference: SU0089300071
OS Grid Coordinates: 400893, 100071
Latitude/Longitude: 50.8002, -1.9887

Location: West Street, Wimborne Minster, Dorset BH21 1JG

Locality: Wimborne Minster
Local Authority: East Dorset District Council
County: Dorset
Country: England
Postcode: BH21 1JG

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Listing Text

The King's Head Hotel
SU 0000 SE 2/113 12.2.81
C18 origin altered C19. Elevation to The Square has rendered walls (refaced
Circa 1840 -Pevsner) and roof concealed behind parapet. Brick stacks.
Three storeys. Ground floor has projecting porch in classic style. Four segmental
headed double hung sash windows separated by projecting pilasters. Moulded
string course at first floor level. Above this, first and second floors divided
into 5 bays by full height pilasters. On each floor, 5 double hung sash windows
with classical surrounds, those to first floor having pedimented heads.
Elevation facing West Street has brick walls, and double hung sash windows on
ground, first and second floors. Large arched opening leading to rear courtyard
has a semi-circular arch, rendered, on rendered piers. Interior much altered.
Included for group value.

Listing NGR: SU0089300071

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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