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Kings Head Inn

A Grade II Listed Building in Oswestry, Shropshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.8588 / 52°51'31"N

Longitude: -3.0561 / 3°3'21"W

OS Eastings: 328991

OS Northings: 329553

OS Grid: SJ289295

Mapcode National: GBR 73.RVJG

Mapcode Global: WH89X.1D0R

Entry Name: Kings Head Inn

Listing Date: 15 May 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1054327

English Heritage Legacy ID: 255509

Location: Oswestry, Shropshire, SY11

County: Shropshire

Civil Parish: Oswestry

Traditional County: Shropshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Shropshire

Church of England Parish: Oswestry St Oswald King and Martyr

Church of England Diocese: Lichfield

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Listing Text

SJ 2829 NE OSWESTRY C.P. CHURCH STREET (west side)

13/39 No. 12 (Kings Head Inn)
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GV II

House, now inn. Mid-C19 re-fronting of C16 or C17 building with later
additions and alterations. Red brick with timber frame to side and rear,
slate roof and internal end stack to left. 3 storeys, corbelled eaves
cornice; 3-window front, plate-glass sashes to first floor and one
plate-glass sash and 2 casements to second floor; C19 inn front completely
re-modelled late C20 but retains consoles supporting plain entablature,
boarded door to passageway on left has rectangular barred overlight.
Light square panels exposed to right side of passageway which has
chamfered beam with straight-cut stops. Low timber framed range
to rear has square panels and painted brick infill. Interior: chamfered
spine beam to long range but other ceiling beams boxed in.


Listing NGR: SJ2898629559

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