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Royal Oak Hotel, Ledbury

Description: Royal Oak Hotel

Grade: II
Date Listed: 18 September 1953
English Heritage Building ID: 151971

OS Grid Reference: SO7112037535
OS Grid Coordinates: 371120, 237535
Latitude/Longitude: 52.0355, -2.4224

Location: A449, Ledbury, County of Herefordshire HR8 2EY

Locality: Ledbury
County: Herefordshire
Country: England
Postcode: HR8 2EY

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Listing Text

(West Side)
Royal Oak Hotel
SO 7137 NE 2/92 18.9.53.


Late C16 timber-framed building, L-shaped on plan. 3 storeys and cellar. Refaced
late C18 with painted brick, dentil blocks below eaves. Tiled gable ended roof.
Exposed timber-framing in wing at rear and in covered entrance to yard. 5 double-hung
sash windows with 3-lights and glazing bars, flat brick arches and keyblocks, ground
floor with leaded panes. Round headed central door opening, large fanlight, deep
reveals. Wide elliptical arched carriageway to left with keyblock. Round-headed
doorway on right. Interior: dining room has original panelling with enriched cornice
and overmantle with enriched pilasters between the bays. Queen-post roofs. Rubble
walling in cellars. RCHM (56).

Nos 1 to 4 (consec), Royal Oak Hotel and Nos 6 to 11 (consec) form a group with
Nos 2 to 8 (even) New Street.

Listing NGR: SO7109737526

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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