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Crockers Public House, Westminster

Description: Crockers Public House

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 9 January 1970
English Heritage Building ID: 208470

OS Grid Reference: TQ2669682344
OS Grid Coordinates: 526696, 182344
Latitude/Longitude: 51.5258, -0.1751

Location: Aberdeen Place, Paddington, Greater London NW8 8JR

Locality: Westminster
County: Greater London
Country: England
Postcode: NW8 8JR

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Listing Text

32/11 (north-west side)

9.1.70 Nos 23 and 24,
Crockers Public House
(formerly Listed as
The Crown Public House)


Public house c.1900. Red and plum brick, ashlar facing to 2nd floor and
dressings. Slate roof. Northern Renaissance style. 3 storeys and attic.
Asymmetrical. 3-bay bowed centrepiece surmounted by curvilinear gable, 3-bay
wing to left incorporating 3-window full height canted bay. To right 1 bay and
bow forming turret to angle. To centre, round-arched entrance bows out supported
on paired marble columns with elaborate stucco decoration in spandrels. Canted
bay has round-arched window and panels of faience. Modillion cornice. 1st floor
sashes with fanned keystone heads. 2nd floor centre has segmental pediment on
ashlar columns. Sides arcaded with pairs of ashlar columns. Sash windows.
Pulvinated frieze and modillion cornice. Centre bay flanked by buttresses
surmounted by niches with segmental pediments on columns. Central curvilinear
gable containing Venetian window. Steeply-pitched hipped roof with tall stacks
with ashlar arcading. Copper tent roof to angle turret. Fine interior includes
original fittings including marble bars and large marble fireplace with paired
columns and hood, arcaded walls with pilasters supporting frieze with scrollwork,
carved mahogany, elaborate plasterwork ceilings and engraved and decorative
leaded-light glass.

Listing NGR: TQ2669682344

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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