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The Bell Inn, Great Faringdon

Description: The Bell Inn

Grade: II
Date Listed: 10 November 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 249449

OS Grid Reference: SU2890495548
OS Grid Coordinates: 428904, 195548
Latitude/Longitude: 51.6580, -1.5835

Location: London Street, Faringdon, Oxfordshire SN7 7HP

Locality: Great Faringdon
Local Authority: Vale of White Horse District Council
County: Oxfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: SN7 7HP

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Listing Text

SU 2895

3/59 No 13 (The Bell Inn)
(formerly listed as Bell
10.11.52 Hotel)


Early C18 roughcast refacing of C17 inn. 2-storey and attic. Steep pitched
roof, stone tiled to front with east end stack and ridge stack. 3 dormers.
Deep coved eaves cornice. Chamfered angle quoins. East side of front slightly
canted. 5 windows to main range, 2 to east side. Exposed box glazing bar
sashes with thick bars. To ground floor 1 tripartite sash window to east side.
Main range central former carriage entrance with C16 to C17 moulded jambs and
large C18 panelled doors. To each side a 3-sided splayed bay window with ogee
roof and glazing bar sash windows. Large bell on iron bracket. West end:
rubble stone with 3-light stone mullioned ground floor window. Rear: modern
tiled roof, roughcast with truncated stack at west rear gable. 2 rear wings,
west range mostly painted rubble stone and including 2-storey, 2-window cottage
with stone tiled roof and large rear wall stack. East range mostly painted
brick C18 to C19.

Listing NGR: SU2890495548

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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