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Load of Hay Tavern

A Grade II Listed Building in Haverstock, London

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Latitude: 51.5468 / 51°32'48"N

Longitude: -0.1576 / 0°9'27"W

OS Eastings: 527847

OS Northings: 184712

OS Grid: TQ278847

Mapcode National: GBR DW.6XQ

Mapcode Global: VHGQS.7D01

Plus Code: 9C3XGRWR+PW

Entry Name: Load of Hay Tavern

Listing Date: 14 May 1974

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1378814

English Heritage Legacy ID: 478170

Location: Haverstock, Camden, London, NW3

County: London

District: Camden

Electoral Ward/Division: Haverstock

Parish: Non Civil Parish

Built-Up Area: Camden

Traditional County: Middlesex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: St Saviour South Hampstead

Church of England Diocese: London

Tagged with: Pub

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798-1/52/785 (East side)
14/05/74 No.94
Load of Hay Tavern


Formerly known as: The Noble Art HAVERSTOCK HILL.
Public house. 1863, replacing an earlier public house on the
site. Yellow stock brick with stucco dressings and ground
floor; vermiculated stucco quoins.
EXTERIOR: 3 storeys and cellars. Double fronted with 3 windows
and single storey, 3-window C20 extension at north end. Ground
floor public house frontage with Corinthian pilasters carrying
entablature with modillion cornice and C20 fascia. Recessed
main entrance to right with engraved glass to doors and
screens; elaborate wrought-iron grille of foliate and scroll
design forming arch over main entrance. Segmental-arched
openings to ground floor, windows and half glazed double doors
with small panes. Enriched architrave sashes to upper floors;
1st floor with console bracketed pediments (centre segmental)
and continuous balustraded balcony. 2nd floor with bracketed
cornices and enriched sill band. Console bracketed cornice
with rosettes in the frieze, surmounted by a parapet pierced
with a design of linked circles. Round-arched centre piece
inscribed "Load of Hay Tavern rebuilt 1863"; urns on dies
flanking centre piece and at angles. Left hand return with
panel in balustrade inscribed "The Load of Hay Tavern".
INTERIOR not inspected.

Listing NGR: TQ2784784712

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