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The White Horse Public House, Forest Hill with Shotover

Description: The White Horse Public House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 5 June 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 246621

OS Grid Reference: SP5857107926
OS Grid Coordinates: 458571, 207926
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7670, -1.1526

Location: Polecat End Lane, Forest Hill, Oxfordshire OX33 1EH

Locality: Forest Hill with Shotover
Local Authority: South Oxfordshire District Council
County: Oxfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: OX33 1EH

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Listing Text

SP50NE (East side)
Forest Hill
5/101 The White Horse Public House


Public house. Late C17/early C18. Colourwashed limestone rubble with timber
lintels; plain-tile roof with brick ridge stack, 3-unit lobby-entry plan. One
storey plus attics. Front has entrance, with C20 rubble and tiled porch, to left
of centre; to left is a horizontal sliding sash and, to right, a 3-light
casement, with 2 smaller windows to extreme right, one probably formerly a door.
Two small 2-light gabled dormers. Roof is half hipped to right and the stack has
a rounded brick string course. Single-storey unit, to left, has door and a
small-pane 2-light casement, and its roof partly conceals the remains of a stone
label to a blocked window in the left gable of the main range. Interior: Open
fireplaces with timber bressumers. Low range is said to have been the Smithy.

Listing NGR: SP5857107926

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Source: English Heritage

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