Kings Head Hotel, High Street, Loughborough (Locally Listed)

Geo: 52.7709, -1.2050
Date ListedThu 17th June, 2004
CategoryLocally Listed Building
AddressKings Head Hotel High Street Loughborough LE11 2QL
GradeLocally Listed
Grid ReferenceSK5373119549

Hotel, now operated by Ramada Jarvis. Built c1930 to replace earlier Kings Head, (demolished to accommodate road widening). Neo-Georgian. Ground storey clad with ashlar having deep recessed joints and capped by square cornice under 1st floor windows. Beige brick to upper storeys. 3 bays, centre bay set back, 5 windows wide and with later entrance canopy. Outer bays each with a single window. Centre bay, 4 storeys with pitched red pantile roof. Flanking bays, 3 storeys with upstanding parapet and flat roof. Generally, small paned mock sash windows. Awkward 3 light metal casement windows with stone mullions and flat arched head to GF. 1st floor windows crowned with semicircular arched head containing stucco faced recess above window head.

The description above describes the salient features of the building as it was at the date of listing. It is given in order to aid identification; it is not intended to be either comprehensive or exclusive.