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Ye Olde Watling Well Hotel

A Grade II Listed Building in Towcester, Northamptonshire

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Latitude: 52.1299 / 52°7'47"N

Longitude: -0.9855 / 0°59'7"W

OS Eastings: 469538

OS Northings: 248436

OS Grid: SP695484

Mapcode National: GBR 9W5.HN0

Mapcode Global: VHDSH.VQVM

Entry Name: Ye Olde Watling Well Hotel

Listing Date: 19 August 1976

Last Amended: 14 December 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1189979

English Heritage Legacy ID: 235173

Location: Towcester, South Northamptonshire, Northamptonshire, NN12

County: Northamptonshire

District: South Northamptonshire

Civil Parish: Towcester

Built-Up Area: Towcester

Traditional County: Northamptonshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northamptonshire

Church of England Parish: Towcester St Lawrence

Church of England Diocese: Peterborough

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Listing Text

13/152 No.36 (Ye Old Watling Well
19/08/76 Hotel)
(Formerly listed as No. 36)


Inn, now hotel and restaurant. Dated 1650 with C20 alterations. Coursed squared
limestone and ironstone, C20 plain-tile roof, brick end stack to left. 2-unit
plan. 2 storeys and attic; 3-window range. Central 4-panel door in pilastered
wood surround flanked by C20 bay windows with continuous moulded wood cornice.
C20 2-light windows to first floor centre, with wood lintels, small blocked
window to first floor left with stone surround, 2-light casement to first floor
right with chamfered stone surround. Central turret with hipped roof, 2-light
casement to front with wood lintel and datestone below inscribed L/WS/M/1650.
Quoins and one gabled roof dormer to right. Interior not inspected.

Listing NGR: SP6953848436

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

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