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Blue Boar Hotel, Wantage

Description: Blue Boar Hotel

Grade: II
Date Listed: 3 December 1969
English Heritage Building ID: 251237

OS Grid Reference: SU3986287854
OS Grid Coordinates: 439862, 187854
Latitude/Longitude: 51.5881, -1.4260

Location: A338, Wantage, Oxfordshire OX12 8BS

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

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Listing Text

SU3987NE (West side)
9/139 No.4 (Blue Boar Hotel)
03/12/69 (Formerly listed as No.4 Blue
Boar Public House)


House, now inn. c.1740. Rendered ground floor, Flemish bond brick with flared
headers to first floor; old and C20 tile roof; red and flared brick stack to
left, brick stack. T-plan. 2 storeys and attic; 4-window range. Carved brackets
to flat hood over C20 door in moulded architrave to left. Mid C19 six-pane
sashes to all windows. Gauged brick flat arches with keystones over first-floor
windows. Dentilled eaves. Early C19 sash to roof dormer. Mansard roof; ridge
stack to left, rear internal stack. Sashes in similar surrounds to rear. Mid
C18 two-storey wing to right of flared brick with red brick quoins
and dressings; keyed stone lintels over C18 first-floor sashes; parapet; hipped
old tile roof and brick lateral stack. Interior: First and second floors not

Listing NGR: SU3985487857

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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