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The Chequers Inn, Box

Description: The Chequers Inn

Grade: II
Date Listed: 20 December 1960
English Heritage Building ID: 317051

OS Grid Reference: ST8270568582
OS Grid Coordinates: 382705, 168582
Latitude/Longitude: 51.4160, -2.2501

Location: Market Place, Box, Wiltshire SN13 8NZ

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

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Listing Text

(north side)

3/187 The Chequers Inn
20 12 60 (formerly listed as Chequers Inn and
shop adjoining


Inn, late C17 or early C18, rubble stone with stone tiled roof,
coped gables east end wall and ridge stacks. One and a half
storeys. Four coped dormer gables, 2 larger to left, originally
all with 2-light ovolo-moulded recessed mullion windows, one with
mullion removed and early C19 20-pane small sash. Hoodmoulds over.
Ground floor, from left, 3-light ovolo-moulded recessed mullion
window with dripstone C19 door in chamfered surround; early C19
large canted bay, ashlar with moulded cornice, raised sill course
and plinth, 12-pane sashes to sides with shutters and 16-pane
centre sash; C19 door in moulded doorcase and C20 3-light casement,
both under broad timber hood extended to right from bay window.
East end outbuilding with cellar door. West end wall upper mullion
window replaced by 16-pane sash, ground floor 2-light ovolo-moulded
window, both with hoodmoulds. Parallel rear range gabled to west
and pair of outbuildings to north with south end stack and coped
Interior: West end moulded Tudor-arched fireplace with moulded
stone shelf. Chamfered and stopped spine beam.

Listing NGR: ST8270568582

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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