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The Spread Eagle Hotel

A Grade II* Listed Building in Midhurst, West Sussex

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Latitude: 50.9853 / 50°59'7"N

Longitude: -0.738 / 0°44'16"W

OS Eastings: 488680

OS Northings: 121412

OS Grid: SU886214

Mapcode National: GBR DF3.08J

Mapcode Global: FRA 96BH.Y0G

Entry Name: The Spread Eagle Hotel

Listing Date: 18 June 1959

Last Amended: 26 November 1987

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1216739

English Heritage Legacy ID: 411390

Location: Midhurst, Chichester, West Sussex, GU29

County: West Sussex

District: Chichester

Civil Parish: Midhurst

Built-Up Area: Midhurst

Traditional County: Sussex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Sussex

Church of England Parish: Midhurst St Mary Magdalene and St Denis

Church of England Diocese: Chichester

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Listing Text

SU 8821
21/60 The Spread Eagle Hotel

Hotel. The main portion of the hotel is made up of 2 originally separate buildings,
now united. The northern of these is an L-shaped building of which the north west
wing was formerly separately listed in West Street as 'Premises adjoining the Spread
Eagle Hotel, Occupier Willshire, Fishmonger'. This is a timber-framed building,
probably of C15 date containing the Lounge Bar etc. The hotel sign gives the date as
1430. Painted brick infilling. Some close-studding. First floor oversails on
brackets. Curved braces. Tiled roof. Casement windows with diamond-shaped panes.
Overhanging gable at north end of east front. The north front has 2 small bays on
ground floor and over these a sloping tiled hood. 2 storeys. 4 windows facing east,
4 windows facing north. The south building, originally separate, is an early C18
house. Painted brick. Stone stringcourse. Dentilled eaves cornice. hipped tiled
roof. Windows in stone surrounds with keyblocks and glazing bars intact. Recessed
doorway with spayed reveals. 2 storeys and attic. 5 windows and 2 window-spaces.
3 dormers. Modern additions behind. The Hotel also spreads into 2 former Mid C19
painted brick cottages in West Street.

Listing NGR: SU8868021412

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

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