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George Hotel Pilgrims Inn, Glastonbury

Description: George Hotel Pilgrims Inn

Grade: I
Date Listed: 21 June 1950
English Heritage Building ID: 265915

OS Grid Reference: ST4988738964
OS Grid Coordinates: 349887, 138964
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1477, -2.7178

Location: 10 St John's Square, Glastonbury, Somerset BA6 9DR

Locality: Glastonbury
Local Authority: Mendip District Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: BA6 9DR

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Listing Text

(North Side)
George Hotel and
Pilgrims' Inn
ST 4958 7/35 21.6.50.
Late C15. Originally the Pilgrims' Inn, a hospice of the Abbey. 3 storeys. Whole
front divided into 3 tiers of panels with traceried heads. Right of centre is
entrance with 3-centred arched head. Above are 3 carved panels with arms of the
Abbey and Edward IV. To left is 3-storey splayed bay with a 4-light mullioned
window to each floor. Splayed piers with panelled sides at quoins. Moulded strings.
Crenellated parapet with roof gables behind. Stone shaft and bracket supporting
inn sign. Small bell-turret freestanding on parapet to right. Interior has stone
newel staircase, panelled 'Abbot's Parlour', extensive cellars etc. Long range
of post-medieval buildings attached to rear.
All the listed buildings from Crown Hotel to No 11 (North side) and Nos 2 to 10, with No 12
(South side), and the Market Cross and Nos 6 to 9 (consec) Market Place form an extremely
important group.

Listing NGR: ST4989238963

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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