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The King's Head Hotel

A Grade II Listed Building in Wimborne Minster, Dorset

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.8002 / 50°48'0"N

Longitude: -1.9887 / 1°59'19"W

OS Eastings: 400893

OS Northings: 100071

OS Grid: SU008000

Mapcode National: GBR 31M.N21

Mapcode Global: FRA 66QZ.925

Entry Name: The King's Head Hotel

Listing Date: 12 February 1981

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1119521

English Heritage Legacy ID: 107137

Location: Wimborne Minster, East Dorset, Dorset, BH21

County: Dorset

District: East Dorset

Civil Parish: Wimborne Minster

Built-Up Area: Wimborne Minster

Traditional County: Dorset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset

Church of England Parish: Wimborne Minster St Cuthberga

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Listing Text

THE SQUARE
1.
5193
The King's Head Hotel
SU 0000 SE 2/113 12.2.81
II GV
2.
C18 origin altered C19. Elevation to The Square has rendered walls (refaced
Circa 1840 -Pevsner) and roof concealed behind parapet. Brick stacks.
Three storeys. Ground floor has projecting porch in classic style. Four segmental
headed double hung sash windows separated by projecting pilasters. Moulded
string course at first floor level. Above this, first and second floors divided
into 5 bays by full height pilasters. On each floor, 5 double hung sash windows
with classical surrounds, those to first floor having pedimented heads.
Elevation facing West Street has brick walls, and double hung sash windows on
ground, first and second floors. Large arched opening leading to rear courtyard
has a semi-circular arch, rendered, on rendered piers. Interior much altered.
Included for group value.


Listing NGR: SU0089300071

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