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The George Hotel

A Grade II Listed Building in Chard, Somerset

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.873 / 50°52'22"N

Longitude: -2.965 / 2°57'53"W

OS Eastings: 332199

OS Northings: 108609

OS Grid: ST321086

Mapcode National: GBR M7.T6NF

Mapcode Global: FRA 46PS.LQF

Entry Name: The George Hotel

Listing Date: 24 March 1950

Last Amended: 13 December 1993

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1205646

English Heritage Legacy ID: 374107

Location: Chard Town, South Somerset, Somerset, TA20

County: Somerset

District: South Somerset

Civil Parish: Chard Town

Built-Up Area: Chard

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

Church of England Parish: Chard St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Bath and Wells

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Listing Text


CHARD

ST3308 FORE STREET
756-1/4/79 (North side)
24/03/50 The George Hotel
(Formerly Listed as:
FORE STREET
(North side)
The George Hotel and Georgian Tea
Rooms; Outbuildings to rear of Tea
Rooms)

GV II

Hotel. Late C18 with late C19 rear wings. Painted roughcast
probably over limestone rubble with painted stone dressings;
slate roof with brick stacks. Double-depth plan with extensive
wings to right and left of rear courtyard. 2 storeys, 5-window
range. First-floor windows have pediments on plain consoles;
left window is tripartite 6/6-pane sash; second from left,
over porch, is C20 French window; centre and inside right are
6/6-pane sashes; far right has 8/8-pane sash above c1960 shop
front with canted bay window. Inside right is a carriage
entrance through to rear courtyard; centre has a 6/6-pane sash
window with moulded architrave; inside left has a wide
Doric-style porch with paired columns, and railings to balcony
above; far left is 6/6-pane tripartite sash window with
moulded architrave. INTERIOR: greatly altered c1980.


Listing NGR: ST3219708618

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

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