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Description: The King and Queen Public House
Date Listed: 18 July 1963
English Heritage Building ID: 246980
OS Grid Reference: SP5954605751
OS Grid Coordinates: 459546, 205751
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7473, -1.1389
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WHEATLEY HIGH STREET
SP5905 (North side)
7/213 The King and Queen Public
Inn, now public house. Late C16/early C17, remodelled mid C18. Squared coursed
limestone rubble and ashlar dressings; plain-tile roof and brick stacks. 4-unit
main range with 2 rear wings. 2 storeys plus attics. 5-window front has centre
bays breaking forward with 2 rendered gables, plinth and second-floor storey
band, 2-light casements with keyblocks, and entrance to right of centre with
wide triangular-pedimented architrave. Gables have 2-light casements. Bay to
right of break has stone flat arches; bay to left has 3-light stone-mullioned
window at first floor with ovolo mouldings and label,and a similar 2-light
window below has been blocked by a 4-light casement. Left end gable has a stone
parapet and brick stack, and one bay to right is a large stack with 2 diamond
shafts. Lower irregular rear wings have casements and dormers. Interior:
Tudor-arched moulded stone fireplace in main range and large open fireplace with
bressumer in rear wing.
(V.C.H.: Oxfordshire, Vol V, p.109).
Listing NGR: SP5954605751
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Source: English Heritage
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