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The Bell Inn

A Grade II Listed Building in Devizes, Wiltshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.3524 / 51°21'8"N

Longitude: -1.9885 / 1°59'18"W

OS Eastings: 400895

OS Northings: 161483

OS Grid: SU008614

Mapcode National: GBR 2V1.231

Mapcode Global: VHB4G.H83K

Entry Name: The Bell Inn

Listing Date: 19 September 1972

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1263713

English Heritage Legacy ID: 431604

Location: Devizes, Wiltshire, SN10

County: Wiltshire

Civil Parish: Devizes

Built-Up Area: Devizes

Traditional County: Wiltshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Wiltshire

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Listing Text

1.
1042 ESTCOURT STREET
(North Side)

The Bell Inn
SU 0061 3a/211

II


2.
Late C18. 2 storeys faced with Bath stone. Central sign panel with inscription:
"Wines, Spirits and Ales" and painting of large Bell with motto: "Fear God
and Honour the Queen". lst floor string course. Narrow cornice. Parapet
with coping concealing gable end slate roof. The right hand half of front
has two 2 storey shallow bows of 2 lights each and central mullion, sashes
with glazing bars intact, on each floor. lst floor windows have bold curved
wire lattice flower guards. Central panel between bows, that on ground
probably former doorway. The left hand half of front is articulated by
stone piers carried into frieze, the 1st floor sill course breaking forward
over them. 3 windows, recessed, sash, glazing bars, set in wide panels.
Ground floor has paired windows with stone mullions, one window converted
to Bar door. Main entrance set in slightly projecting bay with sill course
broken over. Recessed door of 6 panels, 2 glazed and window above in slight
rectangular recess.


Listing NGR: SU0089561483

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

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