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The King's Arms, Prestbury

Description: The King's Arms

Grade: II
Date Listed: 4 July 1960
English Heritage Building ID: 134475

OS Grid Reference: SO9702623903
OS Grid Coordinates: 397026, 223903
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9137, -2.0446

Locality: Prestbury
Local Authority: Cheltenham Borough Council
County: Gloucestershire
Country: England
Postcode: GL52 3AU

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Listing Text

(north side)

20/70 The King's Arms



Inn. C17 with C18 and C19 extensions. Square-panelled timber-
framing with some curved and some straight bracing and rendered
and painted brick infill. Timber-framing set on a high coursed
squared and dressed limestone plinth. C18 and C19 extensions;
brick and painted brick. Stone slate on roof pitch facing The High
Street, red tile otherwise. Brick stacks. Rectangular plan to
timber-framed range with single bay early C20 extension to right,
C18 and C19 extensions run away at right angles to rear of these.
Timber-framed range; 2 bays, 2½ storeys with jettied gable to
left-hand bay. Jettied gable to left-hand bay. Three and 4-light
casements to early core with leaded panes. Some casements with
early fastenings. Plank door with fillets and an early thumb
latch, within a heavy pegged frame to ground floor jettied section.
Brick-built bay to right with C20 five-light stone-mullioned
casement to ground floor. Two-light casement with leaded panes to
first floor. Access through C20 lean-to porch at right gable end.
Projecting gable-end and axial stacks.
Interior; ceiling beams with deep flat chamfers. Open plan.

Listing NGR: SO9702623903

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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