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The George Hotel

A Grade II* Listed Building in Dorchester, Oxfordshire

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Latitude: 51.6439 / 51°38'38"N

Longitude: -1.1657 / 1°9'56"W

OS Eastings: 457823

OS Northings: 194232

OS Grid: SU578942

Mapcode National: GBR 90F.S4H

Mapcode Global: VHCY8.RY24

Entry Name: The George Hotel

Listing Date: 18 July 1963

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1369118

English Heritage Legacy ID: 248110

Location: Dorchester, South Oxfordshire, Oxfordshire, OX10

County: Oxfordshire

District: South Oxfordshire

Civil Parish: Dorchester

Built-Up Area: Dorchester

Traditional County: Oxfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire

Church of England Parish: Dorchester

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

SU5794 (West side)
5/80 The George Hotel


Inn. Late C15/early C16. Rendered and weatherboarded timber framing; old
plain-tile roofs with brick stacks. 5-bay plan with parallel rear wings. 2
storeys. The 2 left bays of the 5-gabled front project and are double jettied
with carved brackets and blind gables; windows are small-pane horizontal-sliding
sashes and there is a glazed and panelled door, with canopy, in the right bay
and a similar door in the return wall, to right. The 2 higher bays, to right,
have a single jetty and contain a large carriage entry with a moulded timber
surround, a tripartite sash, to right, and 12-pane sashes at first floor. The
bay to extreme right is lower with a 2-panel door, 16-pane sashes and a jetty
with a heavy diagonally-placed bracket to extreme right. Left rear wing includes
a 2-bay hail range plus a 5-bay weatherboarded range containing an open
first-floor gallery. Right wing is partly brick and partly timber framed at
first floor. Framing, where exposed, is in large panels with heavy tension
braces. Interior: open hall with lower king-strut trusses; several open
fireplaces with chamfered brick jambs and bressumers; richly-moulded beam;
early-C18 stair with turned balusters.

Listing NGR: SU5780294224

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