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The Bear Hotel

A Grade II Listed Building in Wantage, Oxfordshire

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Latitude: 51.5884 / 51°35'18"N

Longitude: -1.4271 / 1°25'37"W

OS Eastings: 439789

OS Northings: 187880

OS Grid: SU397878

Mapcode National: GBR 6Y6.622

Mapcode Global: VHC12.6BXP

Entry Name: The Bear Hotel

Listing Date: 22 April 1950

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1048547

English Heritage Legacy ID: 251209

Location: Wantage, Vale of White Horse, Oxfordshire, OX12

County: Oxfordshire

District: Vale of White Horse

Civil Parish: Wantage

Built-Up Area: Wantage

Traditional County: Berkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire

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Listing Text

SU3987NE (South side)
9/113 The Bear Hotel


Inn. C17, remodelled c.1720, Red Flemish bond brick; early C20 limestone ashlar
to ground floor; roof and stacks not visible. L-plan. 3 storeys; 6-window range.
Early C18 gates to entry; late C18 ground floor sashes. Gauged brick segmental
arches with keystones over early C18 first-floor sashes; flat brick arches with
keystones over mid C19 three-pane second-floor sashes. Moulded cornice;
pedimented to centre with blind half-lunette. Gabled roof; stacks not visible.
Interior: First-floor room has C17 panelled dado and timber-framed wall to left,
To rear left is 3-storey, 6-window range of Flemish bond brick with flared
headers; segmental arches over mid C19 sashes except C20 casements flanking C20

Listing NGR: SU3979287868

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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