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The Angel Hotel, Heytesbury

Description: The Angel Hotel

Grade: II
Date Listed: 1 July 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 313299

OS Grid Reference: ST9273242566
OS Grid Coordinates: 392732, 142566
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1823, -2.1053

Location: High Street, Heytesbury, Wiltshire BA12 0ED

Locality: Heytesbury
County: Wiltshire
Country: England
Postcode: BA12 0ED

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Listing Text

ST 92 SW
(south side)
9/78 The Angel Hotel


Inn. Mid C17, rebuilt late C18 and C19. Painted Flemish bond or
English garden wall bond brick, tiled half-hipped roof, brick
stacks. Baffle entry to left range. Two storey, 3-windowed;
casements. Left range has double doors with 6 fielded panels in
moulded architrave with pedimented porch on turned posts, 12-pane
flush sash to left, 2-light flush mullioned casement and canted bay
with 8-pane sashes to right. Moulded string course carried over
pedimented door. First floor has 12-pane sash and two 2-light
flush mullioned casements in beaded architraves. Good lead
rainwater heads to either side of front, initials RAA/1692; the
right one also has lion's head. C19 range to right has blocked
carriage entry, now with C20 hotel entrance, double garage doors
and C20 cart entry to right, first floor has two 3-light and one 2-
light casements. Right return is rubble stone. Left return has
plat glazed sash and blocked window to ground floor, 2-light
recessed chamfered mullioned casement to attic. Rear range with
casements, C20 rear extensions attached to ground floor.
Interior of south range has deeply chamfered beams, good doors with
two fielded panels in moulded architraves. The last Parliamentary
election for a Heytesbsury M.P. was held in the Angel in 1831; the
village ceased to be a 'rotten borough' with the 1832 Reform Bill.

Listing NGR: ST9273242566

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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