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Latitude: 50.7341 / 50°44'2"N
Longitude: -1.7748 / 1°46'29"W
OS Eastings: 415991
OS Northings: 92742
OS Grid: SZ159927
Mapcode National: GBR 55B.VGV
Mapcode Global: FRA 7754.GF3
Entry Name: The King's Arms Hotel
Listing Date: 14 October 1953
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1110129
English Heritage Legacy ID: 101462
Location: Christchurch, Dorset, BH23
Electoral Ward/Division: Town Centre
Built-Up Area: Christchurch
Traditional County: Hampshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset
Church of England Parish: Christchurch Holy Trinity
Church of England Diocese: Winchester
1. (North Side)
The King's Arms Hotel
SZ 1592 1A/26
SZ 1692 1A/26 14.10.53.
In two parts. Western section.
C18. Painted brick with steeply pitched, slate roof and moulded eaves cornice.
2 storeys and dormer. 1 window, sashes with boxed frames, 1st floor with
glazing bars, ground floor, 3 light sash with late C19 glazing.
Circa 1800. White brick facade with stucco plinth. Hipped bellcast slate roof
and moulded wood eaves cornice. 3 storeys and (modern) attic. 5 windows, sashes,
uppers with glazing bars, centre 1st floor of 3 lights with stone pediment above,
and with flanking pilasters. Iron balcony extends along width of lst floor.
Wide porch with Tuscan columns. Door flanked by narrow lights with wide fanlight
over the whole. (NMR).
Nos 4 to 6 (even), 6a, 8 to 12 (even), 12a, 14 to 18 (even) and the King's Arms
Hotel form a group with Nos 1 to 11 (odd) opposite, the Castle, signboard of
King's Arms Hotel and the Constable's House and Town Bridge opposite. Nos 10,
12 and 12A also form part of a group on Millhams Street and the Town Bridge also
forms part of a group to the east. Nos 8 and 10 are buildings of local interest.
Listing NGR: SZ1597392769
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