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The Rising Sun Public House

A Grade II Listed Building in Winchester, Hampshire

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Latitude: 51.0609 / 51°3'39"N

Longitude: -1.3066 / 1°18'23"W

OS Eastings: 448692

OS Northings: 129295

OS Grid: SU486292

Mapcode National: GBR 862.DHH

Mapcode Global: FRA 8649.YLX

Entry Name: The Rising Sun Public House

Listing Date: 4 October 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1095315

English Heritage Legacy ID: 144917

Location: Winchester, Hampshire, SO23

County: Hampshire

District: Winchester

Town: Winchester

Electoral Ward/Division: St Michael

Built-Up Area: Winchester

Traditional County: Hampshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hampshire

Church of England Parish: Winchester All Saints with Chilcomb with Chesil St Peter

Church of England Diocese: Winchester

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Listing Text

The following buildings shall be added to the list

SU 4829 SE
7/305 NO. 14
GV The Rising Sun PH
Public House. Front part of c1600 restored in C19 but cellars remain from an
earlier building which was originally the Bishop's court in the Soke. Rear
part is late C18 altered in C20:front part is timber-framed. Ground floor
painted brick, 1st floor plastered with jetty with moulded wooden bressumer.
Gable to left has plaster grooved to imitate masonry and fishscale tiled
gable. Tiled roof. 3 C19 casements. 3 C19 casements and double door to
ground floor. Right side elevation has a timber-framed gable with fishcale
tiles above and plaster grooved to imitate masonry below. Attached to the
left side is a converted C19 stable of painted brick with slate roof and 4
light casement. Rear part is a late C18 red brick addition in stretcher bond
with hipped tiled roof but south wall renovated in C20.
Interior of front part has stone barrel vaulted cellar with 2 double mullioned
stone windows and Tudor arched door. Outside is an ogee-headed niche. This
was originally the prison of the Bishop's court. Ground floor has some
exposed early C17 square framing, a stone chimney piece with wooden bressumer
and C18 brick wall with cambered fireplace.

Listing NGR: SU4869029288

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