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Royal Oak, Woodchester

Description: Royal Oak

Grade: II
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

Location: Church Road, Woodchester, Gloucestershire GL5 5PQ

Locality: Woodchester
Local Authority: Stroud District Council
County: Gloucestershire
Country: England
Postcode: GL5 5PQ

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Listing Text

(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

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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