GEORGE HOTEL PILGRIMS INN

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
I
List Entry Number:
1345455
Date first listed:
21-Jun-1950
Statutory Address:
GEORGE HOTEL, HIGH STREET
Statutory Address:
PILGRIMS INN, HIGH STREET

Map

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PILGRIMS INN
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Location

Statutory Address:
GEORGE HOTEL, HIGH STREET
Statutory Address:
PILGRIMS INN, HIGH STREET

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

County:
Somerset
District:
Mendip (District Authority)
Parish:
Glastonbury
National Grid Reference:
ST 49887 38964

Details

HIGH STREET 1. 1133 (North Side) George Hotel and Pilgrims' Inn ST 4958 7/35 21.6.50. I GV 2. Late C15. Originally the Pilgrims' Inn, a hospice of the Abbey. 3 storeys. Whole front divided into 3 tiers of panels with traceried heads. Right of centre is entrance with 3-centred arched head. Above are 3 carved panels with arms of the Abbey and Edward IV. To left is 3-storey splayed bay with a 4-light mullioned window to each floor. Splayed piers with panelled sides at quoins. Moulded strings. Crenellated parapet with roof gables behind. Stone shaft and bracket supporting inn sign. Small bell-turret freestanding on parapet to right. Interior has stone newel staircase, panelled 'Abbot's Parlour', extensive cellars etc. Long range of post-medieval buildings attached to rear. All the listed buildings from Crown Hotel to No 11 (North side) and Nos 2 to 10, with No 12 (South side), and the Market Cross and Nos 6 to 9 (consec) Market Place form an extremely important group.

Listing NGR: ST4989238963

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
265915
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: 05 Sep 1999
Reference: IOE01/01043/21
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