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Saracen's Head Public House

A Grade II Listed Building in Worcester, Worcestershire

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Latitude: 52.1974 / 52°11'50"N

Longitude: -2.2231 / 2°13'23"W

OS Eastings: 384850

OS Northings: 255482

OS Grid: SO848554

Mapcode National: GBR 1G4.8S6

Mapcode Global: VH92T.F13B

Plus Code: 9C4V5QWG+WQ

Entry Name: Saracen's Head Public House

Listing Date: 5 April 1971

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1390203

English Heritage Legacy ID: 489173

ID on this website: 101390203

Location: Britannia Square, Worcester, Worcestershire, WR1

County: Worcestershire

District: Worcester

Electoral Ward/Division: Arboretum

Parish: Non Civil Parish

Built-Up Area: Worcester

Traditional County: Worcestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Worcestershire

Church of England Parish: Worcester St George with St Mary Magdalene

Church of England Diocese: Worcester

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620-1/12/616 (East side)
05/04/71 No.4
Saracen's Head Public


House, now inn. c1800 encasing of an earlier buildings.
Reddish brick in Flemish bond, painted to ground floor; plain
tile roof hipped to front; left end brick stack with pots. 3
storeys, 1 first-floor window. Plinth. Ground and first floors
each have tripartite window, that to ground floor has 6/6 sash
between 2/2 sashes, that to first floor has 8/8 sash between
2/2 sashes, both with cambered arches over. Second floor has
8/8 sash with cambered arch. Cogged eaves band. Entrance to
right return.
INTERIOR: exposed ceiling beam to front room indicative of
former timber-frame; cased beams to rear wing.
No.1 and Nos 4 to 7 (consecutive) form a group with Nos 51 to
54 (consecutive) and Nos 57 and 58 The Tything (qqv). This
group forms a visual approach to listed buildings in Foregate
Street (qqv).

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