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The Kings Arms Hotel

A Grade II Listed Building in Melksham, Wiltshire

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Latitude: 51.3719 / 51°22'18"N

Longitude: -2.1381 / 2°8'17"W

OS Eastings: 390485

OS Northings: 163661

OS Grid: ST904636

Mapcode National: GBR 1S4.SC5

Mapcode Global: VH96Q.WSK4

Entry Name: The Kings Arms Hotel

Listing Date: 29 September 1950

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1194283

English Heritage Legacy ID: 314353

Location: Melksham, Wiltshire, SN12

County: Wiltshire

Civil Parish: Melksham

Built-Up Area: Melksham

Traditional County: Wiltshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Wiltshire

Church of England Parish: Melksham

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Listing Text

(east side)

7/136 The Kings Arms Hotel



Inn. C18 to early C19. Ashlar and Welsh slate mansard roof to
left wing, rubblestone and stone slate hipped roof to right part.
L-plan. Right part is early C18 with main entrance on left return
from street. 2-storey, 3-window. Wooden portico on columns with
4-pane sashes to first floor. Moulded eaves cornice. Street
frontage to right has central door with paired 12-pane sashes
either side, three 12-pane sashes to first floor and continuation
of moulded eaves cornice. Two hipped dormers with casements. Left
wing is late C18, 2 storeys and attic, 3 windows. Door to left has
semi-circular arched head with keystone and imposts, to right are
three pairs of 12-pane sashes in beaded cases with mullion. Plat
band to first floor, central sash with pair of sashes either side.
Three flat-roofed dormers with sashes to mansard roof. To left is
attached single storey rubblestone wing with pair of 12-pane sashes
(C20 insertions) and carriage entry through to stable block to rear
left. To rear are attached rubblestone and ashlar wings with C20
windows, main range has projecting chimney stacks on rubblestone
Altered interior.

Listing NGR: ST9048563661

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

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