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The Lopes Arms Hotel, Westbury

Description: The Lopes Arms Hotel

Grade: II
Date Listed: 29 December 1950
English Heritage Building ID: 313151

OS Grid Reference: ST8740751499
OS Grid Coordinates: 387407, 151499
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2625, -2.1819

Location: 4 Market Place, Westbury BA13 3DE

Locality: Westbury
County: Wiltshire
Country: England
Postcode: BA13 3DE

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Listing Text

(East Side)
The Lopes Arms Hotel
(Formerly listed as
The Lopes Arms Inn)
ST 8751 NW 3/36 29.12.50.
ST 8751 SW 4/36


Mostly C18. Formerly (circa 1754-1809) the "Lord Abingdon Arms"; said to
be on site of C16 inn "The Saint George and the Dragon". 2 storeys with older
wing to right. Painted brick, projecting plinth, moulded string at 1st floor
level. End and dividing piers divide the 6 windows of 1st floor as 2+2+1+1,
glazing bar sashes with slab surrounds having beaded inner edges, 2nd window
from right tripartite, side panels blocked. Irregularly spaced windows on
ground floor with a large arched yard entrance to left. 2 windows, one replacing
former bar entrance with stern shaped loop overthrow with "Lopes Arms" in
gilt lettering. Next a single storey angular bay window with small moulded
wood cornice, wood blocking course and lead flat, finally modern double doors
to right. Eight hand wing has double hipped old tile roof. Elevation to
Market Place has 2 windows on each floor, sashes, with glazing bars 1st floor.
Elevation to All Saints Graveyard:- 1 window to right on each floor. Various
extensions to rear - 3 storeys through great drop in level.

Listing NGR: ST8740951482

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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