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The Old George Inn

A Grade I Listed Building in Salisbury, Wiltshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.0678 / 51°4'4"N

Longitude: -1.7972 / 1°47'50"W

OS Eastings: 414303

OS Northings: 129852

OS Grid: SU143298

Mapcode National: GBR 517.VVZ

Mapcode Global: FRA 7639.CNT

Entry Name: The Old George Inn

Listing Date: 28 February 1952

Grade: I

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1242383

English Heritage Legacy ID: 319181

Location: Salisbury, Wiltshire, SP1

County: Wiltshire

Civil Parish: Salisbury

Built-Up Area: Salisbury

Traditional County: Wiltshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Wiltshire

Church of England Parish: Salisbury St Thomas and St Edmund

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Listing Text

HIGH STREET
1.
1594 (East Side)
Nos 15 & 17
(The Old George Inn)
SU 1429 NW 3/81 28.2.52.
1 GV
2.
C14 and later. 3 storeys, paired gables to front. Elaborately braced-timber
framed elevation with plaster infilling. Old tile roof. 2 5 light mullioned
and transomed casement windows on 2nd floor. 1st floor has 2 irregular canted
oriel windows each of 10 mullioned and transomed lights, hipped tiled pent
roofs, timber framed aprons. The wall between bays has elaborate interlaced
bracing. The ground floor has recently been opened up to provide access to
the "Old George Mall", one original post with bracket projecting forward to
carry overhang. On lst floor the south room has early C17 plaster work friezes
on beams and carved wood overmantel. Projecting to east on north side open
hall through 2 storeys. C15 hammerbeam roof, arched braces to collars. Heavy
scissor bracing visible on 2nd floor lath decorated wall plates and spandrels.
2 rooms with tie beams and kingposts with 4-way struts.

Nos 11 to 17 (odd) form a group.


Listing NGR: SU1430329852

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

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