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Bear Hotel, Woodstock

Description: Bear Hotel

Grade: II
Date Listed: 13 February 1969
English Heritage Building ID: 253140

OS Grid Reference: SP4444716723
OS Grid Coordinates: 444447, 216723
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8473, -1.3562

Location: High Street, Woodstock, Oxfordshire OX20 1SN

Locality: Woodstock
Local Authority: West Oxfordshire District Council
County: Oxfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: OX20 1SN

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Listing Text

SP4416NW (South side)
9/148 Nos.9 and 11
13/02/69 (Formerly listed as No.9,
Inn, now house, shop, workshop and part of Bear Hotel, Park Street (q.v.). Early
C18; C17 rear right wing; refronted in late C19. Squared and coursed limestone
with limestone rubble to rear; gabled stone slate roof; brick end stacks and
rear ridge stacks. L-plan with rear right wing. 2 storeys and attic; 6-window
range. Flat stone arches over central C20 door to passage, late C19 panelled and
glazed door to left of centre, and C20 door to right. Wide canted bay window
with C20 lights to right. Late C19 canted bay window to left. Stone lintels over
late C19 plate-glass sashes. C18 coved cornice; 3 gabled roof dormers with
plate-glass sashes. Rear: stair-turret to centre, and C18 wings to left with
concrete tile roofs; to rear right are C17 and C18 wings with stone slate and
asbestos sheet roofs and early C19 workshop of 3-storey, 4-window range with
concrete tile roof. Interior: chamfered beams in front range. C17 rear wing has
stop-chamfered beams. No.9 not inspected but likely to ber of interest. Known in
C18 as Crown Inn, when it had central carriageway.

Listing NGR: SP4444716723

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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