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The King's Head Inn, Hythe

Description: The King's Head Inn

Grade: II
Date Listed: 21 December 1973
English Heritage Building ID: 175113

OS Grid Reference: TR1636034829
OS Grid Coordinates: 616360, 134829
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0720, 1.0870

Location: High Street, Hythe, Kent CT21 5JJ

Locality: Hythe
Local Authority: Shepway District Council
County: Kent
Country: England
Postcode: CT21 5JJ

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Listing Text

(North Side)

No 117
(The King's Head Inn)
TR 1634 NW 2/11


Probably 2 houses originally, as there are 2 roof levels. The east half is
C18, the west half has an C18 front to an older timber-framed building behind.
2 storeys and 2 windows each. Hipped tiled roof. The east half is of red brick
and has a modillion eaves cornice and modern public house front on the ground
floor. The west half is fronted with stone rubble on the ground floor and red
brick above. It has a modillion cornice, parapet, and attic storey with 1 dormer.
Trace of overhang at corner. West front plastered. Glazing bars missing in
both halves. To the rear is a portion of 2 storeys painted brick with a hipped
tiled roof.

Nos 115 to 125 (odd) form a group.

Listing NGR: TR1635234833

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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