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The Royal Oak Hotel

A Grade II Listed Building in Tenbury, Worcestershire

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Latitude: 52.3112 / 52°18'40"N

Longitude: -2.5944 / 2°35'39"W

OS Eastings: 359572

OS Northings: 268287

OS Grid: SO595682

Mapcode National: GBR BQ.WKZB

Mapcode Global: VH84K.Z59K

Entry Name: The Royal Oak Hotel

Listing Date: 6 October 1952

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1179987

English Heritage Legacy ID: 150800

Location: Tenbury, Malvern Hills, Worcestershire, WR15

County: Worcestershire

District: Malvern Hills

Civil Parish: Tenbury

Built-Up Area: Tenbury Wells

Traditional County: Worcestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Worcestershire

Church of England Parish: Tenbury Wells

Church of England Diocese: Hereford

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Listing Text

SO 5868 - 5968
8/109 The Royal Oak Hotel


Public house. Late C16 with mid- to late C19 and mid-C20 alterations.
Timber-framed with rendered infill, some weatherboarding and painted brick
additions. Plain tiled roof with C19 brick ridge stack and end stacks.
Three framed bays aligned north-east/south-west with central chimney. Three
storeys. Framing: mainly five panels from sill to wall-plate. Front elevation
has six rows of panels at first and second floor level with partly cusped con-
cave lozenge decoration. Collar and tie-beam trusses with struts visible at
gable ends. Roof raised to accommodate second storey. South-east front
elevation: windows are all leaded casements. There are three first floor
and three second floor 3-light windows. Ground floor has flat-roofed C19
addition with narrow pilasters flanking an 8-light window to the left and a
3-light window and a canted bay window to the right, of a central round-headed
archway. This leads to a small lobby with doorways at each side. Above the
archway is an ornate cast iron bracket supporting an octagonal lantern.
Substantial additions at rear. Interior has been altered in conversion to
hotel. (VCH IV, p 363; BoE, p 279).

Listing NGR: SO5957268287

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