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Kings Head Inn, Oswestry

Description: Kings Head Inn

Grade: II
Date Listed: 15 May 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 255509

OS Grid Reference: SJ2899129553
OS Grid Coordinates: 328991, 329553
Latitude/Longitude: 52.8588, -3.0561

Location: B5069, Oswestry, Shropshire SY11 2SP

Locality: Oswestry
County: Shropshire
Country: England
Postcode: SY11 2SP

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Listing Text


13/39 No. 12 (Kings Head Inn)


House, now inn. Mid-C19 re-fronting of C16 or C17 building with later
additions and alterations. Red brick with timber frame to side and rear,
slate roof and internal end stack to left. 3 storeys, corbelled eaves
cornice; 3-window front, plate-glass sashes to first floor and one
plate-glass sash and 2 casements to second floor; C19 inn front completely
re-modelled late C20 but retains consoles supporting plain entablature,
boarded door to passageway on left has rectangular barred overlight.
Light square panels exposed to right side of passageway which has
chamfered beam with straight-cut stops. Low timber framed range
to rear has square panels and painted brick infill. Interior: chamfered
spine beam to long range but other ceiling beams boxed in.

Listing NGR: SJ2898629559

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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