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Cross Keys Inn

A Grade II Listed Building in Royal Wootton Bassett, Wiltshire

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Latitude: 51.542 / 51°32'31"N

Longitude: -1.9038 / 1°54'13"W

OS Eastings: 406768

OS Northings: 182573

OS Grid: SU067825

Mapcode National: GBR 3T4.CGP

Mapcode Global: VHB3J.YHDR

Plus Code: 9C3WG3RW+RF

Entry Name: Cross Keys Inn

Listing Date: 17 January 1955

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1022705

English Heritage Legacy ID: 316828

ID on this website: 101022705

Location: Royal Wootton Bassett, Wiltshire, SN4

County: Wiltshire

Civil Parish: Royal Wootton Bassett

Built-Up Area: Wootton Bassett

Traditional County: Wiltshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Wiltshire

Church of England Parish: Wootton Bassett St Bartholomew and All Saints

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Royal Wootton Bassett


(south east side)

11/147 No 136
(Cross Keys Inn)


Hostelry, now public house and dwelling. 1742 on datestone, but
possibly earlier. Brick, stone slate roof. Left gable stack and
stone stack to rear right. 2 storey, 3 structural bays, with
central carriage entrance and flanking public rooms. Entrance from
carriageway. Part stone wing of 2 bays to left, extended C19 as
forge. Elevation 5 bays, dark brick with finer red brick
dressings to openings. Plat band and short aprons. 3-centred arch
to carriageway with fielded and panelled doors. Gauged brick
arches to windows, all with projecting keystones. Ground floor C19
4-pane sashes, and to right, C19 canted bay. One window altered.
First floor 16-pane sashes. Brick dentilled eaves.
Internally chamfered spine beams with checked swept stops.
Site of C17 token issuer, John Knighton, Mercer.

Listing NGR: SU0676882573

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