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Castle Hotel

A Grade II Listed Building in Devizes, Wiltshire

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Latitude: 51.3532 / 51°21'11"N

Longitude: -1.9931 / 1°59'35"W

OS Eastings: 400575

OS Northings: 161569

OS Grid: SU005615

Mapcode National: GBR 2V1.0Y2

Mapcode Global: VHB4G.D7PZ

Plus Code: 9C3W9234+7Q

Entry Name: Castle Hotel

Listing Date: 9 April 1954

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1251616

English Heritage Legacy ID: 434342

Location: Devizes, Wiltshire, SN10

County: Wiltshire

Civil Parish: Devizes

Built-Up Area: Devizes

Traditional County: Wiltshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Wiltshire

Church of England Parish: Devizes St John

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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(North East Side)

Castle Hotel
SU 0061 3a/l6l 9.4.54.


Late Cl8 L plan with return block to main gates of St Mary's Churchyard. The
corner is canted. 2 storeys and attic, red brick. Mansard slate roof. 12
windows to 1st floor, 10 on ground floor, recessed, sash, glazing bars intact,
block sills. 4 windows to right hand on 1st floor and 3 to right on ground
floor, including those on corner and return front, have keystones. Main entrance
is 2nd bay to left of corner. Recessed door with central light, 2 upper panels
moulded, 2 lower panels flush, set in architrave surround under stone Doric
porch of 2 columns, wall pilasters and entablature. Secondary entrance on
return front, recessed door of 2 moulded panels rest glazed, rectangular fanlight,
flat brick arch and keystone as with windows. At corner of hotel a wrought
iron sign bracket with scroll ornament.
Adjoining to north 2 stable blocks contemporary with hotel, though the left
hand one is possibly slightly later. The right hand block is of 2 storeys
red brick, similar general design with mansard slate roof and stone band between
storeys. 4 tall recessed sashes, glazing bars intact, to 1st floor. Ground
floor has 2 elliptical arched stable entries, one blocked with window inserted,
and 3 small arched windows, 2 flanking, one central, all with keystones.
The left hand stable block is also of 2 storeys red brick but has a full width
gabled front. 2 recessed sash windows, glazing bars intact, segmental brick
arches with keystones. Elliptical arched stable entry also with keystone.

The Castle Hotel with No 48 and Brownstone House form an important group at
the south end of New Park Street.

Listing NGR: SU0057261582

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