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The Woolpack Public House, Wantage

Description: The Woolpack Public House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 6 December 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 251161

OS Grid Reference: SU3973687837
OS Grid Coordinates: 439736, 187837
Latitude/Longitude: 51.5880, -1.4278

Location: Church Street, Wantage, Oxfordshire OX12 8BN

Locality: Wantage
Local Authority: Vale of White Horse District Council
County: Oxfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: OX12 8BN

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Listing Text

SU3987NE (South side)
9/66 The Woolpack Public House


House, now public house. Early C18, C19 bay to left and C18 extensions to rear.
Roughcast over brick; Welsh slate roof; brick stack, rendered base. Original
2-unit later extended to L-plan. 2 storeys; original 2-window range extended to
3. Early C18 coved hood over C20 door adjoining inserted C20 door and flanked by
sashes in early C18 canted bays. Late C19 four-light fixed casement adjoins
blocked door with 2 similar overlights; C19 sash above in later left bay. C19
bracketed eaves. Gabled roof; large stepped ridge stack with dog-toothed water
tabling at top. Mid C18 two-storey, 3-window range rear wing of random bond
brick with gabled old tile roof and brick ridge stack has segmental arches over
two C18 sashes; similar late C18 two-storey, one-bay range at right angles to
left. Interior: Chamfered ground-floor beam. Mostly concealed and likely to be
of interest.

Listing NGR: SU3973687837

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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