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The George Inn, Lacock

Description: The George Inn

Grade: II
Date Listed: 20 December 1960
English Heritage Building ID: 315605

OS Grid Reference: ST9151268484
OS Grid Coordinates: 391512, 168484
Latitude/Longitude: 51.4153, -2.1234

Location: West Street, Lacock, Wiltshire SN15 2LH

Locality: Lacock
County: Wiltshire
Country: England
Postcode: SN15 2LH

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Listing Text

ST 9168
(west side)
4/169 The George Inn

Inn, C16 or earlier, extended in early C19. Earlier part is
timber-frame and rubble stone with some brick and plaster. Stone
slate roof. Early C19 range is ashlar with low-pitched slate roof.
Two storeys. Left side cross wing has projecting end gable to the
street, chequered brick ground floor with thick glazing bar sash
window and plastered timber-frame with casement pair above. South
side wall is part rubble stone, part square-framed with red brick,
2 side-wall stacks. Two-storey rubble stone range beyond has one
ground floor 2-light chamfered recessed mullion window with
hoodmould. North side of cross wing has half-glazed door and
roughcast above. A short return section has north end stack, east
front roughcast first floor gable with 12-pane sash over rubble
stone ground floor with 3-light leaded timber-mullion window.
Rear has one 2-light mullion window. North side of cross wing has
2-light window with hoodmould. Two-storey rear addition has first
floor door between casements and ground floor pair of chamfered
recessed 2-light windows with hoodmoulds, door to left. Early C19
east front has roof hipped to south and north end stack, raised
plinth, band and eaves band. Door to left, one-window range of
16-pane sashes to right with small pedimental gable over Parallel
rear range.
Interior: ground floor north room of original range has chamfered
timber lintel to fireplace and fire-irons turned by wooden
turnspit-wheel set into side wall. Said to be licensed in 1361.

Listing NGR: ST9151268484

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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