The Carpenters Arms is a brick built Victorian pub with a few interesting features. On the gable to the right of the building is a panel on which the ‘Carpenters Arms’ is carved in stone. The Carpenters Arms was probably built for the Dursley Steam Brewery.
The Quarter Sessions of 3rd January 1900 heard that the previous licensee to Robert Seeley (name not given) was fined 5s.6d.and 7s.4d. costs for permitting drunkeness on the premises.
Owner in 1891: Richard Chapman, Dursley Steam Brewery
Rateable value in 1891: £14.10s.0d.
Type of licence in 1891: Alehouse
Owner in 1903: Thomas William Elvy, Dursley Steam Brewery
Rateable value in 1903: £24.0s.0d.
Type of licence in 1903: Alehouse
Closing time in 1903: 11pm
Landlords at the Carpenters Arms include:
1885 Thomas Hughes
1891 A. Heat
1902,1906 Robert Seeley
1916,1927 Mrs Elizabeth Seeley (granted license 12th December 1916; widow of Robert)
1939 Donald Frank Seeley
1999,2000 Judith Price
2007 Michelle Edwards