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Welcome Inn

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Picture source: Hania Franek

The Welcome Inn was situated at Kemplay Foot. The pub was at times known as The Salutation. Grade-II listed, it closed in 1913 and is now in residential use.

Listed building details:
C18 of various dates, but has date stone inscribed "1781 Wharton" on ornamental metal plaque. Formerly a public house, now a private house but retains the name. Scored stucco over stone, old slate roof, stone chimneys, 2 storeys. Low doorway (roadway raised later) in chamfered stone opening with inscribed lintel and iron plaque over. Two double sash windows down with chamfered stone mullions, a centre blocked window, and two windows above. Extension to north has a sash window down and 2 horizontal sliding sashes above. Stone roof at rear. Red sandstone stable and barn with arrow slits.

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