Description: The Crown Public House
Date Listed: 25 April 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 216821
OS Grid Reference: SP0616686702
OS Grid Coordinates: 406166, 286702
Latitude/Longitude: 52.4782, -1.9106
City Centre B1
The Crown Public House
(formerly listed as
SP 0686 NW 32/3 25.4.52
Late C18 but much altered in the early C20. Three storeys; 6 bays with quoins
left and right and at the corner where, set diagonally, there is on the skyline
a clock tower surmounted by a crown. Stucco. Ground floor with modern tripartite
windows and entrances, one between Tuscan columns and another at the corner.
Entablature. First floor with an arched window and 5 sash windows. Second
floor with a blank window and 5 almost square sash windows. All windows
with key blocks and engraved lintels. Bracketted eaves cornice and later
parapet with intermittent balustrading. Three fine rainwater heads.
Listing NGR: SP0616686702
Source: English Heritage
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