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Rose and Crown Public House, Ashwell

Description: Rose and Crown Public House

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 9 June 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 162162

OS Grid Reference: TL2668439620
OS Grid Coordinates: 526684, 239620
Latitude/Longitude: 52.0405, -0.1544

Location: 69 High Street, Ashwell, Hertfordshire SG7 5NP

Locality: Ashwell
Local Authority: North Hertfordshire District Council
County: Hertfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: SG7 5NP

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Listing Text

(South side)

8/31 No. 69
9.6.52 (The Rose and Crown


Public House. Late C15 or early C16 hall house with jettied cross wings
each end. Timber frame. Roughcast. Plain tile roof. 2 storeys. Former
service wing on left has no windows. Jetty carried on curved brackets,
the right pair possibly indicating a cross passage. 1 glazing bar
casement to centre, the ground floor a C19 canted bay. Right wing has a
3-light casement on each floor. Gables have C19 cusped bargeboards. Left
return elevation has a C18 external stack and 2 casements. Long rear
single storey C18-19 extension, weatherboarded at back. C18 stack to
taller front part. Inside, the service wing retains 2 plain crown posts
with struts to collar purlins only. The hall part has a rebated crown
post with 2 surviving struts. Ground floor with chamfer-stopped beam and
large inglenook. Well preserved example of type. (RCHM Typescript).

Listing NGR: TL2668439620

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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