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List entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

Name: THE LANGPORT ARMS HOTEL

List entry Number: 1056611

Location

THE LANGPORT ARMS HOTEL, CHEAPSIDE

The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County District District Type Parish
SomersetSouth SomersetDistrict AuthorityLangport

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 17-Apr-1959

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 263171

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List entry Description

Summary of Building

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History

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Details

LANGPORT CP CHEAPSIDE (South side) ST4126 ST4226 10/106 The Langport Arms Hotel 11/106 17.4.59 GV II*

Hotel. Late C16, C18 front. Local lias stone cut and squared, Ham stone dressings; Welsh slate roof between stepped coped gables; stone chimney stacks. Two storeys with attics, 8 bays. Plinth, moulded eaves course, rusticated quoins; 12-pane sash windows, many with crown glass, in thin architraved openings with small keystones; the upper window bay 5 with elliptical arched head, and below it an elliptical arched doorway with panelled doors, protected by large open stone porch with Doric columns and plain entablature; to bays 2, 4, 5 and 7, small lead roofed dormer windows. Sundry extensions to rear of C18 and later dates. Inside, public ground floor rooms only seen; beamed ceilings, that at west end plain chamfered, but to eastern rooms deep wave-mould beams of two styles; centre room has fielded wall panelling, and staircase leading out of this room appears to be C18. (VCH, vol Ill, 1974).

Listing NGR: ST4199426756

Selected Sources

  1. Book  Reference - Author: Page, W - Title: The Victoria History of the County of Somerset - Date: 1974

National Grid Reference: ST 41994 26756

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