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List Entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.


List entry Number: 1144229



The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.


District: Cornwall

District Type: Unitary Authority

Parish: Lostwithiel

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 28-Aug-1987

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 70841

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LOSTWITHIEL FORE STREET (north side), SX 15 NW Lostwithiel 10/99 The King's Arms Hotel GV II

Inn. Circa 1800, with later C19 and C20 alterations and additions. Slatestone and granite rubble, rendered; slate roof with ridge coping tiles and gable ends, stacks removed. Attached block to rear left in rubble with granite quoins, with hipped slate roof. Double depth plan with central entrance (slightly to left of centre); originally with larger principal room to right and service room to rear. Attached by covered way to rear left, a stable/coach house block. C19 service wing to rear right. 2 storeys and attic, 4 windows. Ground floor has paired 4-pane sash, C20 door and wide 6-pane sash. First floor has two 12-pane sashes and two 16-pane sashes, alternated; 2nd floor has 4 sashes, of 4, 9, 12 and 9 panes. Ground and first floor windows in plain raised architraves with keystones. The left gable end has two 4- pane sashes at ground floor. Rear 2-storey block has central half-glazed door, 4- pane sash to right and left, three 4-pane sashes at first floor. A small single storey block with carriage doors connects the main building with the rear coach-house block, of 2 storeys; this has 2 large 16-pane sashes at first floor in brick surrounds and at ground floor a 16-pane sash, carriage doors and narrow door, all with brick segmental heads; cast iron guttering with lion masks. The upper floor of the coach-house, originally loft, now used as a meeting-room. To the rear, there is a small 2-storey gable-ended service wing to left; the coach house is also entered from the inner yard, and has the remains of a stone newel stair, as well as a straight stair at the inner side for access to the upper floor. Interior Not inspected.

Listing NGR: SX1034459811

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National Grid Reference: SX1034459811


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