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Kings Arms Hotel

A Grade II Listed Building in Oxford, Oxfordshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.7551 / 51°45'18"N

Longitude: -1.2543 / 1°15'15"W

OS Eastings: 451570

OS Northings: 206529

OS Grid: SP515065

Mapcode National: GBR 8YY.V0T

Mapcode Global: VHCXV.64SW

Entry Name: Kings Arms Hotel

Listing Date: 12 January 1954

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1335897

English Heritage Legacy ID: 245582

Location: Oxford, Oxfordshire, OX1

County: Oxfordshire

District: Oxford

Town: Oxford

Electoral Ward/Division: Holywell

Built-Up Area: Oxford

Traditional County: Oxfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire

Church of England Parish: Oxford St Mary the Virgin with St Cross with St Peter-in-the-East,

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

HOLYWELL STREET
1.
1485
(North Side)
No 40 (King's Arms Hotel)
SP 5106 NE 6/188 12.1.54.
II GV
2.
RCHM 196. Corner site on to Parks Road. South elevation. Rebuilt early
in C18. 3 storeyed stuccoed timber-framed with cellars. It consists of
2 buildings and has 6 sash windows, some of which have reeded architraves
and 1, in the lst floor, is a 3-light sash window with a pedimented reeded
architrave. The East building is of lower height and has a bold early C18
modillioned eaves cornice. The West building has a late C18 moulded and
dentilled eaves cornice. The West elevation on Parks Road has the front
doorway and 5 windows similar to those on the South and has an eaves
cornice carried round from the West part of the South front. This West front
is probably later in date than most of the South. In the courtyard at the
back the North wing on the West is 2-storeyed timber-framed roughcast with
4 C18 windows in wood frames. Interior: RCHM p 180 b. Includes an early
C18 staircase and 2 C18 fireplaces. Altered 1971.

All the listed buildings on the North Side form a group.


Listing NGR: SP5156906534

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