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King's Head House, Northleach with Eastington

Description: King's Head House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 23 January 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 130586

OS Grid Reference: SP1126814697
OS Grid Coordinates: 411268, 214697
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8308, -1.8379

Location: W End, Northleach, Gloucestershire GL54 3EZ

Locality: Northleach with Eastington
Local Authority: Cotswold District Council
County: Gloucestershire
Country: England
Postcode: GL54 3EZ

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Listing Text

SP 1114
EASTINGTON (north side)
8/149 King's Head House

House in row. C16 with probably C18 and C19 extensions at right
angles rear. Main body; large roughly coursed and dressed
limestone blocks to ground floor, flat-chamfered stone plinth. Far
right-hand bay rebuilt in brick, plinth to this bay repaired in
brick. Jettied first floor with close-studded timber framing with
plastered infill, stone slate roof, stone stack repaired in stone
C20. Four-windowed facade, all 2-light metal casements with leaded
panes to first floor. Two 12-pane sashes and a late C19-early C20
four-light casement with central stone mullion and moulded surround
to ground floor. C20 plank door with fillets within flat-chamfered
surround with roughly carved cross on lintel off centre left. C20
door with fillets left of right-hand window (probably inserted at
time right-hand bay was rebuilt in brick) off centre right. Four-
light wood casement left with central flat-chamfered stone mullion
with moulded surround between the two doors. Projecting strings
to gables of extensions at rear possibly former pigeon landings.
Stacks at gable ends.
Interior; through passage on line of left-hand door. Wide flat-
chamfered Tudor-arched surround to former rear entrance (now
opening into later extension). Flat-chamfered intersecting beams.
Open fireplace with bressumer beam. House formerly formed part of
the King's Head Inn.

Listing NGR: SP1126814697

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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