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The Poole Arms Public House

A Grade II Listed Building in Poole Town, Poole

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Latitude: 50.7123 / 50°42'44"N

Longitude: -1.9871 / 1°59'13"W

OS Eastings: 401008

OS Northings: 90297

OS Grid: SZ010902

Mapcode National: GBR XQC.BR

Mapcode Global: FRA 67Q6.9PB

Entry Name: The Poole Arms Public House

Listing Date: 28 May 1974

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1275359

English Heritage Legacy ID: 412631

Location: Bournemouth, Christchurch and Poole, BH15

County: Poole

Electoral Ward/Division: Poole Town

Built-Up Area: Poole

Traditional County: Dorset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset

Church of England Parish: Poole St James with St Paul

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Listing Text


POOLE

SZ0190SW THE QUAY
958-1/18/194 (North side)
28/05/74 The Poole Arms Public House

GV II

Public house. Early C17, extended late C17-early C18, refaced
mid C19. Brick with faience front, 3 front gable brick stacks,
outer ones blank, and a tiled roof. Right-angle 2-room plan.
2 storeys and attic; 2-window range. Green-glazed tile front
has a coped gable with kneelers, and darker impost bands to
each floor. Near central doorway has darker surround and
pediment, and darker shallow segmental-arched heads with keys
to 2/2-pane sashes. Central name panel in gable. Rear gable
has a 4/8-pane sash in a flush frame and a ground-floor pent.
INTERIOR: altered mid C20 interior; reported to contain a C17
fireplace in E wall with chamfered jambs and 4-centre-arched
lintel.
HISTORICAL NOTE: Poole had an important ceramic industry in
the nineteenth century, and a number of public houses have
decorative glazed fronts, of which this is the finest.
(RCHME: County of Dorset (South East): London: 1970-: 233).


Listing NGR: SZ0100890297

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Description


POOLE

SZ0190SW THE QUAY
958-1/18/194 (North side)
28/05/74 The Poole Arms Public House

GV II

Public house. Early C17, extended late C17-early C18, refaced
mid C19. Brick with faience front, 3 front gable brick stacks,
outer ones blank, and a tiled roof. Right-angle 2-room plan.
2 storeys and attic; 2-window range. Green-glazed tile front
has a coped gable with kneelers, and darker impost bands to
each floor. Near central doorway has darker surround and
pediment, and darker shallow segmental-arched heads with keys
to 2/2-pane sashes. Central name panel in gable. Rear gable
has a 4/8-pane sash in a flush frame and a ground-floor pent.
INTERIOR: altered mid C20 interior; reported to contain a C17
fireplace in E wall with chamfered jambs and 4-centre-arched
lintel.
HISTORICAL NOTE: Poole had an important ceramic industry in
the nineteenth century, and a number of public houses have
decorative glazed fronts, of which this is the finest.
(RCHME: County of Dorset (South East): London: 1970-: 233).


Listing NGR: SZ0100890297

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