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Ye Olde Watling Well Hotel, Towcester

Description: Ye Olde Watling Well Hotel

Grade: II
Date Listed: 19 August 1976
English Heritage Building ID: 235173

OS Grid Reference: SP6953848436
OS Grid Coordinates: 469538, 248436
Latitude/Longitude: 52.1299, -0.9855

Location: Sun Yard, Towcester, Northamptonshire NN12 6AF

Locality: Towcester
Local Authority: South Northamptonshire District Council
County: Northamptonshire
Country: England
Postcode: NN12 6AF

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Listing Text

13/152 No.36 (Ye Old Watling Well
19/08/76 Hotel)
(Formerly listed as No. 36)


Inn, now hotel and restaurant. Dated 1650 with C20 alterations. Coursed squared
limestone and ironstone, C20 plain-tile roof, brick end stack to left. 2-unit
plan. 2 storeys and attic; 3-window range. Central 4-panel door in pilastered
wood surround flanked by C20 bay windows with continuous moulded wood cornice.
C20 2-light windows to first floor centre, with wood lintels, small blocked
window to first floor left with stone surround, 2-light casement to first floor
right with chamfered stone surround. Central turret with hipped roof, 2-light
casement to front with wood lintel and datestone below inscribed L/WS/M/1650.
Quoins and one gabled roof dormer to right. Interior not inspected.

Listing NGR: SP6953848436

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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