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Description: Royal Oak
Date Listed: 28 June 1960
English Heritage Building ID: 132089
OS Grid Reference: SO8389702838
OS Grid Coordinates: 383897, 202838
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7240, -2.2345
SO 8202-8302 WOODCHESTER CHURCH ROAD
(west side), North Woodchester
16/214 Royal Oak (previously listed
as Oak Inn)
Inn. Early C17; mid C18 addition. Coursed rubble with some
brick patching, all painted; brick rebuilt chimneys; stone slate
roof. Two-storey with attic; single-storey with attic rear wing
forming L-plan. Front: early C17 cross-gabled house to left with
single-window recessed chamfered mullioned fenestration with
hoodmoulds, 3-light to ground and upper floors, 2-light to attic
with blocked single-light above. Timber casement fenestration
with timber lintels to addition to right. Continuous timber
lintel to ground floor with 6-panel door to left in chamfered
opening; blocked doorway to right. Two gabled roof dormers with
C20 casements. Chimneys to original north gable end and to north
end of addition. South end: single-window mullioned casement
fenestration as to front but with both attic openings blocked.
Interior not inspected. Recorded as an inn since 1781. Cross-
gabled part is a good example of this local type with a square
(W.J. Sheils, 'Woodchester' in V.C.H. Glos. xi, 1976, pp. 294-304.)
Listing NGR: SO8389702838
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