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Ilchester Arms

A Grade II* Listed Building in Symondsbury, Dorset

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Latitude: 50.7385 / 50°44'18"N

Longitude: -2.788 / 2°47'16"W

OS Eastings: 344493

OS Northings: 93511

OS Grid: SY444935

Mapcode National: GBR PN.DWH3

Mapcode Global: FRA 5714.9P0

Plus Code: 9C2VP6Q6+CR

Entry Name: Ilchester Arms

Listing Date: 7 August 1952

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1216501

English Heritage Legacy ID: 401924

Location: Symondsbury, Dorset, DT6

County: Dorset

Civil Parish: Symondsbury

Traditional County: Dorset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset

Church of England Parish: Symondsbury St John the Baptist

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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6/149 Ilchester Arms
G.V. II*

Public House. C15 core. C17 ceiling and later alterations. Stone walls,
rendered. Thatch roof with gable ends and block ridging. Stone gable
coping at right hand gable. 3 brick stacks at left hand gable, backing on
to former cross-passage, at right hand gable. Small rear wing at centre,
with a stone gable coping. 2 storeys. 4 windows, renewed 3 light mullions
with hollow chamfers. C20 metal casements with leaded lights. Front door,
left of centre, C20 plank with small glass leaded lights over. C20 rendered
porch with Tudor-style arch-head, Ilchester Arms incised above in capitals.
Pitch gable with thatch roof. Interior: deep chamfered ceiling beams with
filleted stops making large compartments. Large open fireplace 8 ft x 4 ft,
chamfered wooden lintel, mitred corners and chamfered stone jambs, backs on
to former cross-passage. Roof: 5 arch-braced collar-beam, trusses, collars
above ceiling. 2 sets of chamfered through-purlins. Chamfered wind-braces
in the 3 central bays, fixing original Open Hall area, C15. "RCHM, Dorset I",
p 238 (5).

Listing NGR: SY4449693510

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