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George Inn

A Grade II Listed Building in Winchcombe, Gloucestershire

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Latitude: 51.9536 / 51°57'13"N

Longitude: -1.9637 / 1°57'49"W

OS Eastings: 402591

OS Northings: 228348

OS Grid: SP025283

Mapcode National: GBR 3N1.GCH

Mapcode Global: VHB1K.X575

Entry Name: George Inn

Listing Date: 4 July 1960

Last Amended: 31 October 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1091502

English Heritage Legacy ID: 134034

Location: Winchcombe, Tewkesbury, Gloucestershire, GL54

County: Gloucestershire

District: Tewkesbury

Civil Parish: Winchcombe

Built-Up Area: Winchcombe

Traditional County: Gloucestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire

Church of England Parish: Winchcombe St Peter

Church of England Diocese: Gloucester

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Listing Text

(south-east side)
4.7.1960 (formerly listed as
George Hotel and
premises adjoining
George Hotel on NE)

- II

Pilgrims hostel, now hotel. Late C15, C16 and later with substantial late C19
or early C20 reconstruction of street facade. The street front is rendered
and pseudo-timber framed but the open throughway contains heavy framing
including an external gallery and much of the back is in dressed limestone;
front slopes of roof concrete tile but considerable stone slate at rear. A
complex building with a principal block including a deep projecting wing
incorporating external gallery to left of throughway, and deep wing, right of
the same. Two storeys, six-windowed, ranging from left 2 light and 1 light,
then two gabled oriels on brackets, all casements with transomes, C19; to
right two small canted oriels over a C16 moulded bressummer originally carry-
ing jettied upper level. At ground level two garage doors, C19 mullioned
and transomed light under gabled ones, a C20 door set back under tiled hood,
a square 3-light bay under second gabled oriel, heavy framed doorway with
initials R.K. (Abbot Robert Kyderminster fl. 1488-1527) in spandrels of
4-centred arch and heavy plank door with straps, this giving to throughway
and gallery; to right 5 pane plate glass former shop front. The back wall in
squared and coursed limestone with stone slates includes dates 1581 and 1706,
with two continuous strips and various chamfered mullion 3 light casements,
blocked door with architrave, and a chamfered surround 4-centred arched door
under a small single light.

Listing NGR: SP0259128348

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

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