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The Galton Arms Inn, Himbleton

Description: The Galton Arms Inn

Grade: II
Date Listed: 4 September 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 147838

OS Grid Reference: SO9447858512
OS Grid Coordinates: 394478, 258512
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2248, -2.0822

Location: Harrow Lane, Himbleton, Worcestershire WR9 7LF

Locality: Himbleton
Local Authority: Wychavon District Council
County: Worcestershire
Country: England
Postcode: WR9 7LF

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Listing Text

SO 95 NW
The Galton Arms Inn
- II
House, now public house. C17 with mid-C19 alterations and additions.
Timber-framed, painted brick infill, brick additions painted to resemble
timber-framing, two-span plain tiled roofs. Three framed bays aligned
north/south with external chimney at south gable end and rear C19 parallel
ranges to west side. Two storeys with dentilled eaves cornice to additions.
Framing: roof of original part has been raised; three rows of panels plus
one additional row above to new eaves level; original wall-frame has short
straight braces across upper corners; collar and tie-beam truss with four
struts to collar and V-strut in apex retained in north gable end.
East elevation: ground floor has four 3-light casements, one with a plank
weathering; first floor has four 2-light casements; entrance to left of
centre has a C20 door; C19 chimney to right of roof pitch. North gable
ends each have a C19 bay window with a hipped roof, modillion cornice,
4-pane sash window and plain side sashes; above each is an attic light
with plank weathering; to the right of the bay window, in the original
gable end, is the main entrance which has a 4-panelled door and flat
canopy on consoles. Interior: rear wall-frame appears mainly intact.
A C19 single-storey addition encloses the external chimney at the south
gable end.

Listing NGR: SO9447858512

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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