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Prince Of Wales

Date of photo: 2014

Copyright Bill Boaden and licensed for reuse under this Creative Commons Licence

The Prince Of Wales was situated on Green Hill. This grade-II listed pub closed in 2020 during the pandemic.
A community group raised around 500k to secure the business and the pub had a tentative re-opening date of 11th November 2022.
Movement80 (November 2022)

Listed building details:
Public House. Probably late C17 or early C18, remodelled and extended probably early C19. Serpentine and elvan rubble with dressed granite sills, dressed granite lintel band over ground floor openings, and the 1st floor and extension, left, have dressed granite quoins and jambs and shallow brick arches. Scantle slate roof sweeping lower to rear. Brick chimneys over original gable ends but roof extended over left-hand
hipped end. Plan probably originally 2 rooms with hall/kitchen right with large fireplace and parlour left with cross or through passage between. In the C19 rebuilt above ground to 1st floor, extended with service rooms under outshut at rear and by one room wide, double-depth addition at the left hand side. 2 storeys. Overall regular 3-window south-west front. The original 2-window front right is symmetrical with central doorway with panelled door. 16-pane sashes which, except for lst floor far left and ground floor right, are circa early C19 hornless sashes. On the right hand side is a 4-step rubble mounting block with dressed
granite steps. Interior has C19 ceiling beams but the large fireplace in the right hand room and the complex moulded remnant of pine muntin and plank partition on the right hand side of the passage are possibly C17.

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