The Poole Arms Public House
- 9 Sep 1999
- The Poole Arms Public House, The Quay, Poole, Dorset, BH15 1HJ
- Photograph (Digital)
This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.
SZ0190SW THE QUAY 958-1/18/194 (North side) 28/05/74 The Poole Arms Public House
Public house. Early C17, extended late C17-early C18, refaced mid C19. Brick with faience front, 3 front gable brick stacks, outer ones blank, and a tiled roof. Right-angle 2-room plan. 2 storeys and attic; 2-window range. Green-glazed tile front has a coped gable with kneelers, and darker impost bands to each floor. Near central doorway has darker surround and pediment, and darker shallow segmental-arched heads with keys to 2/2-pane sashes. Central name panel in gable. Rear gable has a 4/8-pane sash in a flush frame and a ground-floor pent. INTERIOR: altered mid C20 interior; reported to contain a C17 fireplace in E wall with chamfered jambs and 4-centre-arched lintel. HISTORICAL NOTE: Poole had an important ceramic industry in the nineteenth century, and a number of public houses have decorative glazed fronts, of which this is the finest. (RCHME: County of Dorset (South East): London: 1970-: 233).
Listing NGR: SZ0100890308
© Mrs Jo Parsons. Source: Historic England Archive
This photograph was taken for the Images of England project
Photographer: Parsons, Jo
Rights Holder: Parsons, Jo
Brick, Faience, Tile, Tudor Public House, Elizabethan Commercial, Stuart Licensed Premises, Jacobean Eating And Drinking Establishment, Recreational