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King's Arms

A Grade I Listed Building in Salisbury, Wiltshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.0661 / 51°3'57"N

Longitude: -1.7933 / 1°47'35"W

OS Eastings: 414578

OS Northings: 129661

OS Grid: SU145296

Mapcode National: GBR 51F.3FN

Mapcode Global: FRA 7649.F67

Plus Code: 9C3W3684+CM

Entry Name: King's Arms

Listing Date: 28 February 1952

Grade: I

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1273159

English Heritage Legacy ID: 446100

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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Description

ST JOHN'S STREET
1.
1594 (East Side)
No 9 (King's Arms)
SU 1429 NE 4/133 28.2.52.
1 GV
2.
C15-15. 4 storey. A tall single gabled front of timber frame with wattle
and daub infilling, oversailing at lst and 2nd floor levels, with moulded trimmers
under each oversail and curved brackets under 2nd floor. Moulded bargeboards
to gable. Old tile roof. One 4-light mullioned casement on 3rd floor.
2 3-light flanking central 6-light mullioned and transomed casements on 2nd
floor. The outer windows now blocked. Similar arrangement on 1st floor with
narrow lights flanking central window. All casements modern leaded, but frames
original except to central windows, which have been restored. Modern casement
and plain door on ground floor.
Gabled 3-storey extension right hand timber frame plastered. 1 C18 sash window
on lst floor and 2 modern casements on ground floor. This Inn used for meetings
of Royalists during Civil War in connection with flight of Charles II, and
possible rescue of Charles I. Interior: on the 1st floor panelling and original
stone fireplace.

Nos 1 to 13 (odd) form a very important group.


Listing NGR: SU1458329657

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