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The Bedford Arms Hotel

A Grade II Listed Building in Woburn, Central Bedfordshire

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Latitude: 51.9883 / 51°59'18"N

Longitude: -0.6187 / 0°37'7"W

OS Eastings: 494949

OS Northings: 233109

OS Grid: SP949331

Mapcode National: GBR F2D.6DP

Mapcode Global: VHFQY.7982

Entry Name: The Bedford Arms Hotel

Listing Date: 23 January 1961

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1157855

English Heritage Legacy ID: 38208

Location: Woburn, Central Bedfordshire, MK17

County: Central Bedfordshire

Civil Parish: Woburn

Built-Up Area: Woburn

Traditional County: Bedfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Bedfordshire

Church of England Parish: Woburn

Church of England Diocese: St.Albans

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Listing Text

SP 9433-9533 WOBURN GEORGE STREET (East Side)
23.1.61 The Bedford Arms Hotel
- II
Hotel, formerly called The George. Early and late C18, with C19 additions.
Colourwashed and plastered brick. Steep pitched clay tile roof, hipped to LH,
half-hipped to RH. Long block fronting road is in 4 distinct sections of
different heights. Variety of projecting blocks to rear. 2-storeyed main
section. 2:1:6 sashes with glazing bars in shallow reveals with segmental
arched heads. Off-centre wide Doric porch in antis with simply moulded
entablature. Part-glazed double doors and sidelights. String course above
both storeys. Plain parapet with brick coping. Above porch is ornamental
wrought iron bracket carrying sign. Slightly projecting LH section, same
height as main section. Apparently of 3 storeys, but top storey is parapet
with blind windows. 2 windows per floor, sashes with glazing bars. String
courses to first and second floors. Brick coping to parapet. 2 storey and
attics RH section. 2 sashes with glazing bars to ground and first floors. 2
box dormers with casements to attic. Central doorway with flat hood on cut
brackets. First floor string course. Adjoining to R is single bay later
block. 2-storeyed but lower, with sashes with glazing bars. 3 multiple ridge
stacks and gable end stack to LH, all of brick.

Listing NGR: SP9494933109

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