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The Chequers Inn

A Grade II Listed Building in Box, Wiltshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.416 / 51°24'57"N

Longitude: -2.2501 / 2°15'0"W

OS Eastings: 382705

OS Northings: 168582

OS Grid: ST827685

Mapcode National: GBR 1RL.1YG

Mapcode Global: VH96G.YNBV

Entry Name: The Chequers Inn

Listing Date: 20 December 1960

Last Amended: 24 July 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1022798

English Heritage Legacy ID: 317051

Location: Box, Wiltshire, SN13

County: Wiltshire

Civil Parish: Box

Built-Up Area: Box

Traditional County: Wiltshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Wiltshire

Church of England Parish: Box

Church of England Diocese: Bristol

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Listing Text

ST 8268 BOX MARKET PLACE
(north side)


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


GV II

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
gables.
Interior: West end moulded Tudor-arched fireplace with moulded
stone shelf. Chamfered and stopped spine beam.


Listing NGR: ST8270568582

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