Description: Portway Hotel
Date Listed: 31 January 1974
English Heritage Building ID: 266285
OS Grid Reference: ST7808647714
OS Grid Coordinates: 378086, 147714
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2282, -2.3152
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GV No 20 (Portway Hotel)
ST 7847 13/94C 31.1.74 No 20 (Portway Hotel)
Late C18/early C19. Stucco with double ridge hipped slate roof, cornice and parapet.
Flanking pier strips, channelled on ground floor. Band over ground floor. 3 storeys,
basement and attic. 3 dormers. 3 windows, large glazing bar sashes in stucco
architraves. 1st floor right and centre windows blind, 1st floor left has marginal
glazing. Portico with entablature, studded metopes on soffit of cornice, 2 fluted
Doric columns, 5 steps up. Glazed door with rectangular traceried overlight.
Good east elevation with a pair of wide 3-window bays with glazing bar sashes and
balusters above in parapet. Modern extension to side.
Interior: early C19 details of square balusters to staircase with cast and wrought
iron standards and reeded hall cornice.
Listing NGR: ST7808647714
Source: English Heritage
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