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The Four Horseshoes

A Grade II Listed Building in Checkendon, Oxfordshire

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Latitude: 51.541 / 51°32'27"N

Longitude: -1.0459 / 1°2'45"W

OS Eastings: 466264

OS Northings: 182883

OS Grid: SU662828

Mapcode National: GBR B38.6DW

Mapcode Global: VHCYX.TJFK

Entry Name: The Four Horseshoes

Listing Date: 20 November 1992

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1368910

English Heritage Legacy ID: 247218

Location: Checkendon, South Oxfordshire, Oxfordshire, RG8

County: Oxfordshire

District: South Oxfordshire

Civil Parish: Checkendon

Traditional County: Oxfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire

Church of England Parish: Checkendon

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

5/10004 The Four Horseshoes
- II
Public House. Late C15/early C16 with extensions of late C17 and early
C19. 3 base crucks, painted brick. Thatched roof with dormers; tiled
roofs with dormers and tall brick chimney stacks; slated roof with
tall brick chimney stacks. L-shaped plan with cross passage on long
axis. 2 storeys with single storey extension at right angles.
Irregular frontage to road with C17 ledged boarded door with strap
hinges and hung on pintles. Some early C19 hornless sashes. Windows
to forecourt metal-framed. Interior with lower part of crucks forming
part of the bar. Extensions on long axis with chamfered and some
stopped beams and wainscotting; altered on ground floor to form one
space. Crucks exposed in 1st floor passage and rooms. Early C19
extension at right angles has partly exposed roof braces to the
interior. This building has been in use as a public house known as the
Four Horseshoes since at least the 1840's.

Listing NGR: SU6626482883

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

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