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The King's Arms Hotel

A Grade II Listed Building in Christchurch, Dorset

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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

Plus Code: 9C2WP6MG+J3

Entry Name: The King's Arms Hotel

Listing Date: 14 October 1953

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1110129

English Heritage Legacy ID: 101462

Location: Bournemouth, Christchurch and Poole, Dorset, BH23

County: Dorset

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

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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.
Eastern section
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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