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The Crown and Anchor, Saint Albans

Description: The Crown and Anchor

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 27 August 1971
English Heritage Building ID: 163330

OS Grid Reference: TL1464606892
OS Grid Coordinates: 514646, 206892
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7490, -0.3407

Location: Sopwell Lane, St Albans, Hertfordshire AL1 1HB

Locality: Saint Albans
Local Authority: St Albans City Council
County: Hertfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: AL1 1HB

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Listing Text

1. (East Side)
No 37 (The Crown and Anchor)

TL 1406 NE 14/108


Now incorporated with No 2 Sopwell Lane (qv).
C15 timber framed building of 2 storeys, one window. High pitched, hipped
tiled roof. Close studded timbers on 1st floor, which was jettied; but
ground floor has been brought forward flush, in brick with a reproduction
"Georgian" shop window. North return, with close studding and visible
beam ends still overhanging, is continuous with No 2, Sopwell Lane.
Dragon beam at corner (covered for protection) is abutted with very
heavy ground floor ceiling beams inside. All timbers oak. Roof tiles
replaced by machine tiles.

Listing NGR: TL1464606892

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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