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Description: The George Gallery
Date Listed: 21 May 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 246975
OS Grid Reference: SP5943905791
OS Grid Coordinates: 459439, 205791
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7477, -1.1404
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WHEATLEY HIGH STREET
SP5905 (North side)
7/208 No.27 (The George Gallery)
Inn, now shop and dwelling. Mid/late C16, refronted early C18. Coursed squared
limestone rubble with ashlar dressings; old plain-tile roof with brick stacks.
3-unit plan with through entry. 2 storeys. 5-window front with ashlar quoins has
carriage entry to right of centre with semi-circular arch, keyblock and imposts
and above it a window. Flanking bays have single windows at ground and first
floors with pairs of windows to extreme left bay. All have heavy stone segmental
arches and C20 sashes. Additional windows have been inserted in the right bay.
Entrances in carriage entry. Rear has restored timber-framed gallery. Interior:
Two 4-centre arched stone fireplaces with recessed spandrels; large open
inglenook fireplace with massive stone segmental arch; first floor wall painting
dated to c.1570; butt-purlin roofs.
Listing NGR: SP5943905791
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Source: English Heritage
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