Description: Crown Inn Public House
Date Listed: 4 July 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 234223
OS Grid Reference: SP5893146926
OS Grid Coordinates: 458931, 246926
Latitude/Longitude: 52.1175, -1.1407
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WESTON AND WEEDON HELMDON ROAD
SP54NE (West side)
4/194 Crown Inn Publich House
Public house. Probably C17, refronted late C18. Squared coursed ironstone,
coursed rubble, slate roof, flanking brick stacks. 3 storeys, 3 bays, has C20
one storey stone lean-to extension across left and centre bays framing porch.
Central doorway with wood lintel and plank door. Inner doorway with wood lintel
and 6-panel door with overlight. 4-light window with wood lintel and re-used old
iron casement. Original lintel of former window of left bay remains in inner
wall. 3-light window with wood lintel and old iron casement on right bay.
Similar windows in outer bays on the first floor. 2-light window with wood
lintel and old iron casement in centre. 16-pane sash window to third floor.
Coped gable ends with kneelers. Interior: Two rooms on ground floor each have
set of chamfered beams. Room to right has C16/C17 stone fireplace with 4-centred
arch (not insitu). Room to left has open fireplace with old timber lattice work
cupboard in right side. The Inn formerly belonged to All Souls College, Oxford
and was first noted as a hostelry in 1593. Datestone, above lintel of former
window of left bay on ground floor (not internal) is inscribed 'College Free
Listing NGR: SP5893146926
Source: English Heritage
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