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The Three Crowns Public House, Bushey

Description: The Three Crowns Public House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 12 August 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 164131

OS Grid Reference: TQ1450294408
OS Grid Coordinates: 514502, 194408
Latitude/Longitude: 51.6368, -0.3468

Location: 58 A4140, Potters Bar, Hertfordshire WD2 1EA

Locality: Bushey
Local Authority: Hertsmere Borough Council
County: Hertfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: WD2 1EA

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Listing Text

(Southwest side)
Bushey Heath

10/83 The Three Crowns
- Public House


Public House. Early C17. Cased in C18, altered C19 and C20. Timber
frame. Brick casing, whitewashed and roughcast. Machine tiled roof. L
plan: 4 bays with 2 bay cross wing to left and short projecting wing to
right. 2 storeys. Entrance with round head to left of centre flanked by
C20 additions. First floor central bays have a small 2-light casement
and a 6-pane casement in reveals. Short projecting wing on right bay has
a ground floor C20 window, first floor 3 light casement and a hipped
roof. Left bay under bargeboarded gable of slightly taller cross wing.
Ground floor C20 casement and first floor 12-pane sash. Ridge stack to
left of main range, second stack to rear pitch at right end. Roof hipped
to right. Left return: rebuilt stack at angle with front. Ground floor:
a canted bay and a C20 window, first floor 12-pane sashes. C19 stack at
rear gable end. 1 storey C18 addition to rear. Interior: ground floor
ogee stop chamfered binding beams, queen post roof. A public house
since 1749. (G.Bailey and G.Longman, Bushey:Then and Now vol.6, 1971:
T.Groves, G.Longman and B.Wood, From the Wheatsheaf to the Windmill,
Bushey Museum Trust, 1984).

Listing NGR: TQ1450294408

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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