KING'S HEAD HOUSE

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1155600
Date first listed:
23-Jan-1952
Statutory Address:
KING'S HEAD HOUSE, WEST END

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Location

Statutory Address:
KING'S HEAD HOUSE, WEST END

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

County:
Gloucestershire
District:
Cotswold (District Authority)
Parish:
Northleach with Eastington
National Grid Reference:
SP 11268 14697

Details

NORTHLEACH WITH WEST END SP 1114 EASTINGTON (north side) 8/149 King's Head House 23.1.52 GV II

House in row. C16 with probably C18 and C19 extensions at right angles rear. Main body; large roughly coursed and dressed limestone blocks to ground floor, flat-chamfered stone plinth. Far right-hand bay rebuilt in brick, plinth to this bay repaired in brick. Jettied first floor with close-studded timber framing with plastered infill, stone slate roof, stone stack repaired in stone C20. Four-windowed facade, all 2-light metal casements with leaded panes to first floor. Two 12-pane sashes and a late C19-early C20 four-light casement with central stone mullion and moulded surround to ground floor. C20 plank door with fillets within flat-chamfered surround with roughly carved cross on lintel off centre left. C20 door with fillets left of right-hand window (probably inserted at time right-hand bay was rebuilt in brick) off centre right. Four- light wood casement left with central flat-chamfered stone mullion with moulded surround between the two doors. Projecting strings to gables of extensions at rear possibly former pigeon landings. Stacks at gable ends. Interior; through passage on line of left-hand door. Wide flat- chamfered Tudor-arched surround to former rear entrance (now opening into later extension). Flat-chamfered intersecting beams. Open fireplace with bressumer beam. House formerly formed part of the King's Head Inn.

Listing NGR: SP1126814697

Legacy

The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System number:
130586
Legacy System:
LBS

Legal

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

End of official listing

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Date: 18 Feb 2003
Reference: IOE01/09981/12
Rights: Copyright IoE Mr Anthony Rau. Source Historic England Archive
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