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The Queen's Head Inn, Box

Description: The Queen's Head Inn

Grade: II
Date Listed: 20 December 1960
English Heritage Building ID: 317024

OS Grid Reference: ST8250768502
OS Grid Coordinates: 382507, 168502
Latitude/Longitude: 51.4153, -2.2529

Location: High Street, Box, Wiltshire SN13 8NH

Locality: Box
County: Wiltshire
Country: England
Postcode: SN13 8NH

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Listing Text

(north side)

3/161 TheQueen's Head Inn

20 12 60


Inn, early C18 extended in late C18, ashlar with Bridgwater tile
main roof, slates to west extension, coped gables and end wall
stacks. Two storeys and attic. Main range has 2 hipped dormers
with leaded lights, raised quoins and cyma-moulded mullion windows
in architrave frames with dripstones. Four-light window with king
mullion to ground and first floors to left, 3-light window to first
floor right. Ground floor right has pair of 12-pane thick glazing
bar sashes in bead-moulded surrounds with dripstone over. Central
Roman Doric projecting ashlar porch with 2 columns and pilaster
responds. Studded plank door. Oval panel above in carved laurel
frame. To left, late C18 extension with hipped dormer, raised
bands over each floor, paired 8-pane first floor sashes in flush
surrounds, paired 8-pane ground floor sashes in flush surround and
6-panel door. Rear wing, Bridgwater tiled with half-hipped north
gable and 2-light attic mullion window. Various C19 additions
behind main range.

Listing NGR: ST8250768502

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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