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Kings Arms Public House, Yeovil

Description: Kings Arms Public House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 12 October 1973
English Heritage Building ID: 261443

OS Grid Reference: ST5572016058
OS Grid Coordinates: 355720, 116058
Latitude/Longitude: 50.9423, -2.6316

Location: Silver Street, Yeovil, Somerset BA20 1HW

Locality: Yeovil
Local Authority: South Somerset District Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: BA20 1HW

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Listing Text


5/105 No 9
(Kings Arms Public House)


Inn of c1780. Brick (colourwashed) with painted stone dressings, Welsh slated
roof between coped gables, with brick stacks each end. 3-storey, 3-bays. Central
doorway with segmental arch, with pair 3-panelled doors and plain fanlight over,
crowned by open stone pediment on Yeovil style console brackets. Stone plinth,
rustic quoins, stone bands to each floor level. Two 16-pane sash windows to
ground and first floors, in plain openings with flat gauged brick arches over.
Two 12-pane sashes to second floor. Stone cornice/box gutter: cast lead
stackhead and downpipe to right-hand side. Modern inn sign on wrought iron
bracket. Plain side wall. Interior much altered at ground floor level, remainder
not inspected. One of a group of C18/19 properties facing the church and
retaining a sense of scale and variety.

Listing NGR: ST5572316060

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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