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The White Hart Hotel

A Grade II Listed Building in Launceston, Cornwall

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Latitude: 50.6365 / 50°38'11"N

Longitude: -4.3607 / 4°21'38"W

OS Eastings: 233161

OS Northings: 84532

OS Grid: SX331845

Mapcode National: GBR NL.97Q6

Mapcode Global: FRA 17RD.8YS

Entry Name: The White Hart Hotel

Listing Date: 27 February 1950

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1297883

English Heritage Legacy ID: 369945

Location: Launceston, Cornwall, PL15

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: Launceston

Built-Up Area: Launceston

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: Launceston

Church of England Diocese: Truro

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Listing Text


660-1/4/11 (South East side)
27/02/50 No.15
The White Hart Hotel


Large public house. C18, incorporating mid C12 doorway
reputedly from Priory of Saint Thomas (qv) but more likely
from Launceston Castle. Painted brick, probably on rubble,
front with mid-floor band above ground floor and shallow
segmental arches; dry Delabole hipped roof with modillion
cornice and brick end stacks; small central roof-light.
Double-depth plan plus wings ranged around a courtyard
infilled in C20. 3 storeys; symmetrical 5-window front (2nd
floor). Late C19 paired horned 2-pane sashes exept for single
sash to centre of 2nd floor; central doorway with moulded hood
over Norman doorway of volcanic stone with 2 orders of nook
shafts and round-arched frieze of lozenges to outer order; C18
studded door. INTERIOR: features include C18 moulded ceiling
cornice to front right-hand room and entrance hall and c1800
open-well staircase with open string, stick balusters and
ramped mahogany handrail, wreathed over newel, with C20 cap.

Listing NGR: SX3316184532

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

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