Description: The Bear Hotel
Date Listed: 22 April 1950
English Heritage Building ID: 251209
OS Grid Reference: SU3978987880
OS Grid Coordinates: 439789, 187880
Latitude/Longitude: 51.5884, -1.4271
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WANTAGE MARKET PLACE
SU3987NE (South side)
9/113 The Bear Hotel
Inn. C17, remodelled c.1720, Red Flemish bond brick; early C20 limestone ashlar
to ground floor; roof and stacks not visible. L-plan. 3 storeys; 6-window range.
Early C18 gates to entry; late C18 ground floor sashes. Gauged brick segmental
arches with keystones over early C18 first-floor sashes; flat brick arches with
keystones over mid C19 three-pane second-floor sashes. Moulded cornice;
pedimented to centre with blind half-lunette. Gabled roof; stacks not visible.
Interior: First-floor room has C17 panelled dado and timber-framed wall to left,
To rear left is 3-storey, 6-window range of Flemish bond brick with flared
headers; segmental arches over mid C19 sashes except C20 casements flanking C20
Listing NGR: SU3979287868
Source: English Heritage
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