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Whitmore Arms Public House, Hethe

Description: Whitmore Arms Public House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 3 October 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 243638

OS Grid Reference: SP5926129435
OS Grid Coordinates: 459261, 229435
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9603, -1.1389

Location: Main Street, Hethe, Oxfordshire OX6 9ES

Locality: Hethe
Local Authority: Cherwell District Council
County: Oxfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: OX6 9ES

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Listing Text

SP5829-5929 (North side)
17/45 Whitmore Arms Public House


Public house. Late C17/early C18 with C20 alterations. Squared coursed
limestone. Steeply pitched slate roof. Brick end stacks. T-plan. 2 storeys.
5-window range. Blocked entrance off-centre to left has wood lintel. C19 porch
on right, Ground floor has 7 blocked windows with woodd lintels, a canted bay
window and a C20 2-light casement windows and 2 blocked openings all with wood
lintels. Moulded wooden eaves. Cornice. Limestone quoins. The Whitmore Arms was
named after Thomas Whitnore who lived at Hethe House from 1808-1811 (VCH).
Interior has chamfered beams.
(VCH: 0xfordshire: Vol VI, p174)

Listing NGR: SP5926129435

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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