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The Woolpack Public House

A Grade II Listed Building in Wantage, Oxfordshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.588 / 51°35'16"N

Longitude: -1.4278 / 1°25'40"W

OS Eastings: 439736

OS Northings: 187837

OS Grid: SU397878

Mapcode National: GBR 6Y5.KT7

Mapcode Global: VHC12.6BJZ

Entry Name: The Woolpack Public House

Listing Date: 6 December 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1048570

English Heritage Legacy ID: 251161

Location: Wantage, Vale of White Horse, Oxfordshire, OX12

County: Oxfordshire

District: Vale of White Horse

Civil Parish: Wantage

Built-Up Area: Wantage

Traditional County: Berkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire

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Listing Text

WANTAGE CHURCH STREET
SU3987NE (South side)
9/66 The Woolpack Public House

GV II


House, now public house. Early C18, C19 bay to left and C18 extensions to rear.
Roughcast over brick; Welsh slate roof; brick stack, rendered base. Original
2-unit later extended to L-plan. 2 storeys; original 2-window range extended to
3. Early C18 coved hood over C20 door adjoining inserted C20 door and flanked by
sashes in early C18 canted bays. Late C19 four-light fixed casement adjoins
blocked door with 2 similar overlights; C19 sash above in later left bay. C19
bracketed eaves. Gabled roof; large stepped ridge stack with dog-toothed water
tabling at top. Mid C18 two-storey, 3-window range rear wing of random bond
brick with gabled old tile roof and brick ridge stack has segmental arches over
two C18 sashes; similar late C18 two-storey, one-bay range at right angles to
left. Interior: Chamfered ground-floor beam. Mostly concealed and likely to be
of interest.


Listing NGR: SU3973687837

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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