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Description: Wheatsheaf Inn
Date Listed: 24 May 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 239970
OS Grid Reference: NY9878664568
OS Grid Coordinates: 398786, 564568
Latitude/Longitude: 54.9757, -2.0205
CORBRIDGE WATLING STREET
NY 9864 (North End)
21/209 Wheatsheaf Inn
Inn, mid-C18 altered and enlarged mid-C19. Squared stone with Welsh slate roof.
2 storeys + attic, 3 bays, symmetrical. 2 steps up to central panelled double
doors in moulded surround with pulvinated frieze and pediment. 4-pane sashes
with tooled wedge lintels and slightly-projecting sills, except for paired
plate-glass sashes to attic half dormers in end bays, with later roof dormer
between. Coped gables with moulded kneelers and finials to ends and half
dormers; twin stacks, with moulded band and cornice, on each return.
Rear wing altered and not of special interest.
Listed for townscape value, closing the vista at the end of Watling Street.
Listing NGR: NY9878664568
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Source: English Heritage
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