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The Kings Arms Public House, Wantage

Description: The Kings Arms Public House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 6 December 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 251269

OS Grid Reference: SU4004887892
OS Grid Coordinates: 440048, 187892
Latitude/Longitude: 51.5885, -1.4233

Location: A417, Wantage, Oxfordshire OX12 8AU

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

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Listing Text

SU4087 (North side)
8/170 No.39 (The Kings Arms Public


House, now public house. Early C18. Mid C20 mock timber-framing, C18 Flemish
bond brick to base and rear; old tile roof; brick stacks. L-plan. 2 storeys;
2-window range. All doors and windows are mid C20 in C16 style. Through-passage
to left. Gabled roof; ridge stack to left. Timber-framed outshut to rear left
adjoins early C18 two-storey, 2-window range of English bond brick with
dentilled eaves, gabled old tile roof and brick gable end stacks; early C19
six-panelled door and C18 two-light casement on left side wall. Interior: First
floor has C18 plank doors. Original queen-post roof with clasped purlins rebuilt
in C20. Chamfered beams in rear wing (roof not inspected).

Listing NGR: SU4004887892

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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