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The Nags Head Public House

A Grade II Listed Building in Devizes, Wiltshire

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Latitude: 51.354 / 51°21'14"N

Longitude: -1.9954 / 1°59'43"W

OS Eastings: 400414

OS Northings: 161655

OS Grid: SU004616

Mapcode National: GBR 2V1.0B5

Mapcode Global: VHB4G.C7GC

Entry Name: The Nags Head Public House

Listing Date: 9 April 1954

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1251674

English Heritage Legacy ID: 434433

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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Listing Text

SU 0061

The Nags Head Public House


Public House. Mid/late C18, with C19 extensions. Colourwashed Flemish bond brick, slate-hung to left-hand gable, with chamfered stone quoins; early/mid C19 brick extension to left; extension to rear right of coursed stone blocks; hipped Welsh slate roofs with brick end and ridge stacks.

L plan. Three-storey main block. Symmetrical five-window front to Snuff Street. C18 panelled door in plat surround with carved brackets to flat hood. 6/6-pane sashes set in raised architraves to ground floor (with cyma-moulded edges on left) and moulded first-floor architraves, the central slightly projecting bay with key and impost blocks to semi-circular arched architrave; centre-hung six-pane casements in plat surrounds to second floor windows set on moulded string course. Similar fenestration to two-window right return, including similar arched first-floor windows and paired ground-floor windows. Three similar sashes to rear.

Early/mid C19 one-storey 2-window extension with 6/6-pane sashes to left of Snuff Street elevation. Two-storey five- window range wing to right of New Park Street elevation, heightened and remodelled in brick in mid C19; horned and unhorned 8/8-pane sashes, two inserted double entries to right and carved brackets to flat hood over C19 door on left.

Interior: C19 panelled doors. Two mid/late C18 chimneypieces to first floor with mid C19 cast-iron grates. Chamfered beams to C18 range.

Listing NGR: SU0041461655

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

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