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King William Iv, Brompton-on-Swale

Description: King William Iv

Grade: II
Date Listed: 16 June 1978
English Heritage Building ID: 322092

OS Grid Reference: SE2189399709
OS Grid Coordinates: 421893, 499709
Latitude/Longitude: 54.3924, -1.6643

Location: 2 Station Road, Brompton-on-Swale, North Yorkshire DL10 7HN

Locality: Brompton-on-Swale
Local Authority: Richmondshire District Council
County: North Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: DL10 7HN

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Listing Text

SE 2099-2199 (north side)

11/26 King William IV
(formerly listed as King
William IV Inn)


Public house. c1728. Rendered, Welsh slate roof. 2 storeys. 3 first-
floor windows. Between second and third windows, leaved board door in
quoined ashlar surround with tripartite keystone. Ground-floor windows:
late C19 - early C20 square bays. First-floor windows: 2 sashes with
glazing bars; 4-pane sash. Brick end stacks. Interior: simple stop-
chamfered beams. A "Ringing the Bull" game in the bar is one of only 4
known in the country. The deeds go back to 1728, which fits the
architecture of the building. The pub was called The Oddfellows in the
early C19, then the King's Head, then the King William IV. Brompton-on-
Swale Workers' Education Association, A New Look at Old Brompton-on-Swale
(1984), pp 4-5.

Listing NGR: SE2189399709

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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