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The George and Dragon Inn

A Grade II Listed Building in Rowde, Wiltshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.3635 / 51°21'48"N

Longitude: -2.0326 / 2°1'57"W

OS Eastings: 397823

OS Northings: 162714

OS Grid: ST978627

Mapcode National: GBR 2TS.GXX

Mapcode Global: VHB47.QZ8M

Entry Name: The George and Dragon Inn

Listing Date: 19 March 1962

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1272822

English Heritage Legacy ID: 447358

Location: Rowde, Wiltshire, SN10

County: Wiltshire

Civil Parish: Rowde

Built-Up Area: Rowde

Traditional County: Wiltshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Wiltshire

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Listing Text

ROWDE HIGH STREET
ST 9762
(south side)
11/251 The George and Dragon Inn
19.3.62
GV II

Inn, late C18 refronting of C16 or earlier timber-framed building.
Roughcast on high painted brick and rubble stone basement with
Bridgwater tile half-hipped roof, ridge stack and east end stack.
Two storeys and attic over full-height basement. Small-paned
triple casement windows, 3-window range to left with 4-panel centre
door under timber hood on brackets. Eight stone steps up with
iron railing. Blocked door in timber architrave to left of front.
One-window range of similar windows to right. Cellar doors to
right of steps. C20 east end addition. Rear has heavy square
framing exposed, showing line of original roof.
Interior: heavy chamfered and stopped spine beam over through
passage. Room to west of passage has heavy spine beam with two
bars to chamfer-stop and large ashlar moulded Tudor-arched
fireplace with moulded stone shelf. Fielded panelled door to
staircase. Possible foot of a cruck beam visible in front wall,
by partition to passage. West end room has unusually moulded
spine beam with two ovolo mouldings and carved rosette stops.


Listing NGR: ST9782362714

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

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