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Latitude: 50.8002 / 50°48'0"N
Longitude: -1.9887 / 1°59'19"W
OS Eastings: 400893
OS Northings: 100071
OS Grid: SU008000
Mapcode National: GBR 31M.N21
Mapcode Global: FRA 66QZ.925
Entry Name: The King's Head Hotel
Listing Date: 12 February 1981
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1119521
English Heritage Legacy ID: 107137
Location: Wimborne Minster, East Dorset, Dorset, BH21
District: East Dorset
Civil Parish: Wimborne Minster
Built-Up Area: Wimborne Minster
Traditional County: Dorset
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset
Church of England Parish: Wimborne Minster St Cuthberga
Church of England Diocese: Salisbury
The King's Head Hotel
SU 0000 SE 2/113 12.2.81
C18 origin altered C19. Elevation to The Square has rendered walls (refaced
Circa 1840 -Pevsner) and roof concealed behind parapet. Brick stacks.
Three storeys. Ground floor has projecting porch in classic style. Four segmental
headed double hung sash windows separated by projecting pilasters. Moulded
string course at first floor level. Above this, first and second floors divided
into 5 bays by full height pilasters. On each floor, 5 double hung sash windows
with classical surrounds, those to first floor having pedimented heads.
Elevation facing West Street has brick walls, and double hung sash windows on
ground, first and second floors. Large arched opening leading to rear courtyard
has a semi-circular arch, rendered, on rendered piers. Interior much altered.
Included for group value.
Listing NGR: SU0089300071
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