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Waggon and Horses Public House, Newmarket

Description: Waggon and Horses Public House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 10 March 1970
English Heritage Building ID: 275654

OS Grid Reference: TL6449263496
OS Grid Coordinates: 564492, 263496
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2451, 0.4080

Location: 32 High Street, Newmarket, Suffolk CB8 8LB

Locality: Newmarket
Local Authority: Forest Heath District Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: CB8 8LB

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Listing Text

(including EXNING)

7/94 No 34,(Waggon &
10.3.70 Horses P.H)
(Formerly listed
GV as No.36 (Wagon &
Horses Public


Public house. C16 core, extended C18 and early C19. 2 storeys,
6 windows. Timber framed and rendered with rusticated quoins;
rendered parapet with moulded and modillioned cornice, bearing
across its full width `WAGGON & HORSES INN & MARKET HOUSE' in
good sunk early C19 lettering. Slated roof with rendered end
chimney. Various early C19 windows: on the ground floor, 2
small-pane sash windows and at either end a flat-roofed splayed
bay with small pane sashes; on the first floor, sashes with
architraves and cornices on console brackets. 2 entrance doors,
one near each end of 5 and 6 panels. Each has a simple
entablature on attached Corinthian columns. The central C16 core
is marked by exposed 1st floor beams and joists, with evidence
for close-studding. A double-pile plan was achieved by extending
the main range rearwards, early C19.

Listing NGR: TL6448763493

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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