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The 'duke's Head' Public House, Alton

Description: The 'duke's Head' Public House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 31 March 1977
English Heritage Building ID: 141762

OS Grid Reference: SU7152339039
OS Grid Coordinates: 471523, 139039
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1462, -0.9789

Location: Butts Road, Alton, Hampshire GU34 1LH

Locality: Alton
Local Authority: East Hampshire District Council
County: Hampshire
Country: England
Postcode: GU34 1LH

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Listing Text

The 'Duke's Head'
Public House
SU 7139 2/20
Early C19. 2 storeys; 6 bays. Colour-washed brick; slate roof. Ground floor
with plain secondary door, 2 recessed sash windows, darn entrance with Tuscan
porch and 2 more recessed sash windows. 1st floor with recessed sash windows
except blank window over porch. James Burt, a noted cricketer who apparently
weighed 22 stones, lived here.

The 'Duke's Head' Public House together with The 'Hop Poles' Public House in
Mount Pleasant Road, Nos 89 and 91, Nos 93 and 95 High Street, including No 1
Mount Pleasant Road and Nos 106 to 112 (even) High Street form a group.

Listing NGR: SU7151839033

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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