Description: Kings Arms
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
SU 1583 NE SWINDON
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
Source: English Heritage
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