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Crown House, Great Chesterford

Description: Crown House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 21 February 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 121910

OS Grid Reference: TL5054442875
OS Grid Coordinates: 550544, 242875
Latitude/Longitude: 52.0638, 0.1947

Location: Newmarket Road, Great Chesterford, Essex CB10 1NS

Locality: Great Chesterford
Local Authority: Uttlesford District Council
County: Essex
Country: England
Postcode: CB10 1NS

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Listing Text

(east side)
Crown House
TL 5042 28/325 21.2.67


Large red brick building of C18 origin, altered later, particularly on the
west front. It comprises a main block of 2 parts and a wing to the east at
the north end. The south part of the main block is 3 storeys and attics and
the remainder is 3 storeyed. The east wing is 2 storeys and attics. Two:one:
three window range of double-hung sashes with glazing bars. The south part,
of 3 window range, has end pilasters and an open pediment with a lunette window.
There is a central semi-circular arched window on the second storey and a splayed
oriel window with a pediment on the first storey. The north part, of 2 window
range has a corniced parapet and a 2 storeyed splayed central bay of 4 lights,
with a dentilled cornice. There is a Tuscan doorcase with plain columns and
cornice. Roofs tiled, with 2 hipped dormers to the east wing.

Listing NGR: TL5054442875

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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