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The Wilkes Head Inn

A Grade II Listed Building in Leek, Staffordshire

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Latitude: 53.1061 / 53°6'22"N

Longitude: -2.0269 / 2°1'36"W

OS Eastings: 398293

OS Northings: 356549

OS Grid: SJ982565

Mapcode National: GBR 24P.BCD

Mapcode Global: WHBCH.T6Z3

Entry Name: The Wilkes Head Inn

Listing Date: 7 June 1972

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1268558

English Heritage Legacy ID: 461682

Location: Leek, Staffordshire Moorlands, Staffordshire, ST13

County: Staffordshire

District: Staffordshire Moorlands

Civil Parish: Leek

Built-Up Area: Leek

Traditional County: Staffordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Staffordshire

Church of England Parish: Leek St Edward the Confessor

Church of England Diocese: Lichfield

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Listing Text


611-1/4/109 (West side)
07/06/72 No.16
The Wilkes Head Inn


Public house. Probably later C18, but with later alterations.
Brick with plain-tiled roof.
EXTERIOR: 3 storeys, 3-window range with central entrance.
Pediment carried on console brackets over doorway. Canted bay
window and door alongside under continuous fascia to left
(late C19 or early C20), inserted public house window to
right. Upper windows probably originally tripartite sashes or
wood mullioned windows, now modern casements in original
openings with flat arched gauged brick heads with painted
stone keys. Similar windows to second storey. Continuous
painted stone cill bands to windows on both upper floors.
Moulded stone eaves cornice; painted stone quoins. End wall
INTERIOR: not inspected.

Listing NGR: SJ9829356549

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