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Foster and Plumpton Chemist White Horse Hotel, Beverley

Description: Foster and Plumpton Chemist White Horse Hotel

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 1 March 1950
English Heritage Building ID: 167184

OS Grid Reference: TA0328239840
OS Grid Coordinates: 503282, 439840
Latitude/Longitude: 53.8445, -0.4317

Location: A164, Cottingham, East Riding of Yorkshire HU17 8BN

Locality: Beverley
County: East Riding of Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: HU17 8BN

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Listing Text

In the entry for: BEVERLEY HENGATE
9/84 (south east side)

No 18, 20 and 22
(White Horse Hotel),
No 24 (Foster and
Plumpton Chemist)

"National Monument Register Photograph" shall be added as last sentence of the


TA 0339 (south-east side)
Nos 18, 20 and 22 (White
1.3.50 Horse Hotel), No 24
(Foster and Plumpton
Mediaeval, refronted in late C17. Timber-framed. Colour-washed brick. Two
storeys. 3 doors of 6 panels and 1 of 4. Main door to inn has pilasters with
delicate sunk lines terminating in key pattern, shaped consoles and shelf cor-
nice. Over this is a figure of a horse carved in wood and supported on brackets.
Most of the fenestration is early C19, ground floor has 6 slightly segmental
windows with shutters, and a small early C19 shop front, and a broad entry to
yard. 1st floor was formerly jettied and has 4 sash windows (1 reglazed) and 4
casements. Under the eaves is a projecting band of brick. Machine tile roof.
Interior contains a remarkable quantity of late C19 public house fixtures and
fittings, almost entirely intact. In addition the posts and brackets of the
bressummer survive approximately two feet behind the late C17 frontage.

Listing NGR: TA0328239840

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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