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The Bell Inn Public House

A Grade II Listed Building in Wantage, Oxfordshire

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Latitude: 51.589 / 51°35'20"N

Longitude: -1.427 / 1°25'37"W

OS Eastings: 439792

OS Northings: 187944

OS Grid: SU397879

Mapcode National: GBR 6Y6.61V

Mapcode Global: VHC12.6BY7

Entry Name: The Bell Inn Public House

Listing Date: 6 December 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1198543

English Heritage Legacy ID: 251221

Location: Wantage, Vale of White Horse, Oxfordshire, OX12

County: Oxfordshire

District: Vale of White Horse

Civil Parish: Wantage

Built-Up Area: Wantage

Traditional County: Berkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire

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Listing Text

SU3987NE (West side)
9/125 The Bell Inn Public House


House, now inn. Late C16, originally timber-framed and jettied to centre,
extended 3 bays to left, 2 bays to right, and refaced c.1890. Ground floor of
late C19 English bond brick; club and plain tile hung jettied first floor; old
tile roof; brick stacks. Original plan form unclear. 2 storeys, extra attic
storey to left; 7-window range. Flat arch and segmental arch over late C19
cellar doors. Late C19 casements. Gabled dormer with stepped 3-light casement to
left; gablets over each of 4 first-floor windows to right. Gabled roof also
hipped adjoining rear left gable; ridge stacks. Similar left gable wall has late
C19 panelled door with overlight. Interior: To centre is 3-bay collar-truss roof
with clasped purlins; timber framing and large jowled posts exposed on first
floor. Part of chamfered beam on ground floor.

Listing NGR: SU3982287947

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

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