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King's Head Hotel

A Grade II Listed Building in Southwold, Suffolk

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Latitude: 52.3282 / 52°19'41"N

Longitude: 1.6759 / 1°40'33"E

OS Eastings: 650565

OS Northings: 276376

OS Grid: TM505763

Mapcode National: GBR YX3.4HD

Mapcode Global: VHM76.0RC1

Plus Code: 9F438MHG+79

Entry Name: King's Head Hotel

Listing Date: 22 November 1971

Last Amended: 30 March 2000

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1384362

English Heritage Legacy ID: 484796

Location: Southwold, East Suffolk, Suffolk, IP18

County: Suffolk

District: East Suffolk

Civil Parish: Southwold

Built-Up Area: Southwold

Traditional County: Suffolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk

Church of England Parish: Southwold St Edmund, King and Martyr

Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich

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588-1/7/49 (West side)
22/11/71 No.23
King's Head Hotel
(Formerly Listed as:
(West side)
King's Head Inn)


House, now hotel. Mid C18, converted to public house 1836:
with C20 extensions. Colourwashed brick; machine-tile roof
with brick stack at left end.
EXTERIOR: single storey and dormer attic; 3-bay front to
street. Central door flanked by one flush-framed window with
8/8 unhorned sashes on either side. Dentil eaves cornice.
Single dormer has 3/6 horned sash. Right return: single-storey
glazed attachment. Rear: 2-storey extensions.
INTERIOR: internal plan uncertain as interior opened into one
space and first floor removed. Roof of principal rafters
(Bottomley A & Hutchinson J: Discovering Southwold: Southwold:
1988-: 25).

Listing NGR: TM5056576376

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