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The King's Head Hotel, Horsham

Description: The King's Head Hotel

Grade: II
Date Listed: 26 July 1974
English Heritage Building ID: 298110

OS Grid Reference: TQ1728530523
OS Grid Coordinates: 517285, 130523
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0621, -0.3277

Location: East Street, Horsham, West Sussex RH12 1HH

Locality: Horsham
Local Authority: Horsham District Council
County: West Sussex
Country: England
Postcode: RH12 1HH

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Listing Text

(East Side)
No 35 (The King's
Head Hotel)
TQ 1730 1/33
With No 1 East Street.
Date written on the front is 1401, but the facade is C18. Mostly stuccoed with
some painted brick. 2 storeys. 4 windows. Horsham slab roof. Eaves cornice.
2 bay windows on both floors. Sash windows, glazing bars intact on 1st floor.
Early C20 windows with Ipswich frames on ground floor. Wide rusticated doorway.
High arched carriageway at north end and modern extension beyond it.
The King's Head Hotel continues along East Street. This part is late C18 or early
C19. 3 storeys. 5 windows. Red brick. Hipped Horsham slab roof, half-hipped
to west. Eaves cornice. 1 bay window of 3 lights through upper 2 floors to west,
another bay of 3 lights through all 3 floors in centre. Sash windows, glazing bars
missing. Mid Cl9 ground floor front on corner with Carfax. No 1 East Street continues
as C19 wing to east. 3 storeys. 4 windows. Red brick with some grey headers and
stuccoed dressings. Cornice and parapet with moulded capping. Projecting bay
on left with pediment and rusticated quoins. Cornice between 1st and 2nd floors
continuing to right where it is broken by 3 round-headed windows rising through
1st and 2nd floors. All upper windows are sashes, glazing bars missing. Rusticated
ground floor with cornice over.
Nos 33 to 35 (consec) together with Nos 34A, 34C and with No 1 East Street
form a group.

Listing NGR: TQ1730330520

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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