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Kings Arms, Swindon

Description: Kings Arms

Grade: II
Date Listed: 23 April 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 318833

OS Grid Reference: SU1564283765
OS Grid Coordinates: 415642, 183765
Latitude/Longitude: 51.5526, -1.7758

Location: Wood Street, Swindon SN1 4AB

Locality: Swindon
County: Swindon
Country: England
Postcode: SN1 4AB

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Listing Text

(north side)
8/171 No. 20 (Kings Arms)

Hotel, c1870-80. Brick with stone dressings. Slate roof. 3
storey, 5 bays, with central entrance and internal light well.
Gothic revival style. Recessed central entrance with segmental
arch decorated with fasces. Flanking square bays to ground floor,
stone with hipped roofs and corner columns. Windows to outer bays
and to upper floors paired, with moulded and shouldered segmental
heads on Decorated style columns, all under brick relieving arches.
Quoined ends to facade. Central chimney stack corbelled out over
entrance on clustered columns, and royal arms at second floor
level. Each bay has gablet with carved roundel.
Interior: decorated plaster ceilings to reception rooms.

Listing NGR: SU1564283765

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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