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The Queen's Head Inn

A Grade II Listed Building in Box, Wiltshire

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Latitude: 51.4153 / 51°24'54"N

Longitude: -2.2529 / 2°15'10"W

OS Eastings: 382507

OS Northings: 168502

OS Grid: ST825685

Mapcode National: GBR 1RL.76P

Mapcode Global: VH96G.WPVF

Entry Name: The Queen's Head Inn

Listing Date: 20 December 1960

Last Amended: 24 July 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1022786

English Heritage Legacy ID: 317024

Location: Box, Wiltshire, SN13

County: Wiltshire

Civil Parish: Box

Built-Up Area: Box

Traditional County: Wiltshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Wiltshire

Church of England Parish: Box

Church of England Diocese: Bristol

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Listing Text

(north side)

3/161 TheQueen's Head Inn

20 12 60


Inn, early C18 extended in late C18, ashlar with Bridgwater tile
main roof, slates to west extension, coped gables and end wall
stacks. Two storeys and attic. Main range has 2 hipped dormers
with leaded lights, raised quoins and cyma-moulded mullion windows
in architrave frames with dripstones. Four-light window with king
mullion to ground and first floors to left, 3-light window to first
floor right. Ground floor right has pair of 12-pane thick glazing
bar sashes in bead-moulded surrounds with dripstone over. Central
Roman Doric projecting ashlar porch with 2 columns and pilaster
responds. Studded plank door. Oval panel above in carved laurel
frame. To left, late C18 extension with hipped dormer, raised
bands over each floor, paired 8-pane first floor sashes in flush
surrounds, paired 8-pane ground floor sashes in flush surround and
6-panel door. Rear wing, Bridgwater tiled with half-hipped north
gable and 2-light attic mullion window. Various C19 additions
behind main range.

Listing NGR: ST8250768502

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