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George and Dragon Public House

A Grade II Listed Building in Ashbourne, Derbyshire

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Latitude: 53.0183 / 53°1'5"N

Longitude: -1.7331 / 1°43'59"W

OS Eastings: 418002

OS Northings: 346807

OS Grid: SK180468

Mapcode National: GBR 48Q.LNT

Mapcode Global: WHCF5.BDZG

Entry Name: George and Dragon Public House

Listing Date: 14 February 1974

Last Amended: 22 November 1996

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1109528

English Heritage Legacy ID: 79886

Location: Ashbourne, Derbyshire Dales, Derbyshire, DE6

County: Derbyshire

District: Derbyshire Dales

Civil Parish: Ashbourne

Built-Up Area: Ashbourne

Traditional County: Derbyshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Derbyshire

Church of England Parish: Ashbourne St Oswald

Church of England Diocese: Derby

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Listing Text

(West Side)
George and Dragon
14/02/74 Public House


Late C19 facade to earlier building. Rendered white with old tiled roof. Quoins at outer end. 3 storeys, 3 windows, all sashes except 2 later bays with cornices on ground floor. Top centre storey has half-hipped gable over an arched recess. Recess has moulded architrave and decorated plaster surround, and contains gilded and painted figure of St George and the Dragon in high relief, which forms the inn sign. Supporting bracketed cornice. Additional bracketed cornice with signboard. Hood to doorway has moulding inside and fluted stops outside. Steps with rails and lamp standards. Important focal position at the corner of the market place merits Grade II.

Listing NGR: SK1800246807

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

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