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Rose and Crown Hotel, Romaldkirk

Description: Rose and Crown Hotel

Grade: II
Date Listed: 12 January 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 111335

OS Grid Reference: NY9946222078
OS Grid Coordinates: 399462, 522078
Latitude/Longitude: 54.5939, -2.0098

Location: Eggleston Lane, Romaldkirk, Durham DL12 9EA

Locality: Romaldkirk
County: Durham
Country: England
Postcode: DL12 9EA

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Listing Text

NY 9922
(North side)
Rose and Crown Hotel
Hotel. Dated 1733 on doorway frieze, with C19 rear additions. Squared sandstone
rubble, stone-flagged roofs and stone chimneys. Reversed U-plan: long single-
storey rear wing to left; shorter 2-storey rear wing to right; shallow outshut
between wings.

3 storeys, 4 irregular bays with flush quoins. Doorway in bay 2 has architrave,
frieze inscribed IHM 1733 and cornice. Boarded door with strap hinges and
C18 lock plate. Mainly replaced 12-pane sashes with flat-arched lintels and
flush sills. Roof has coped gables and shaped kneelers. End stacks and one
ridge stack with cornices and water tables.

Rear outshut and wings have replaced sashes. Single-storey wing has a tall
lateral chimney.

Late C20 addition to left return not of special interest.

Historical note: a footpath, with 1837. VR. 1897 picked out in dark cobbles,
runs in front of the hotel forecourt and commemorates Queen Victoria's Diamond

Listing NGR: NY9945922077

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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