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Crown Hotel, Brackley

Description: Crown Hotel

Grade: II
Date Listed: 22 April 1950
English Heritage Building ID: 233886

OS Grid Reference: SP5843036852
OS Grid Coordinates: 458430, 236852
Latitude/Longitude: 52.0270, -1.1498

Location: Market Place, Brackley, Northamptonshire NN13 7DP

Locality: Brackley
Local Authority: South Northamptonshire District Council
County: Northamptonshire
Country: England
Postcode: NN13 7DP

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Listing Text

(West Side)
Nos 20 and 22
(Crown Hotel)
(formerly listed
as No 22 [Old
Crown Hotel])
SP 5836 1/18 22.4.50.
An early-mid C18 3 storeyed front on a C16-17 core. The front is modernised
but retains the original sash windows and is rendered in modern roughcast; there
is, on the north side, a wing projecting to the east. Moulded wood cornice.
Small parapet. Painted pilaster strips. Band at 1st floor. In the centre
of the 1st floor, over a carriageway, is a Venetian window, with moulded pilasters,
on each side of which are 2 sash windows in moulded frames. At the back a wing
on the north-west has some original sash windows in a 3-sided bay and some renewed
casement windows.
Interior: the ground floor room in the north-west wing contains a C16-17 moulded
4-centre headed stone fireplace with moulded jambs, which may well belong to
the original house.

Listing NGR: SP5843036852

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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