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The Crown Hotel Public House and Barn, Benson

Description: The Crown Hotel Public House and Barn

Grade: II
Date Listed: 18 July 1963
English Heritage Building ID: 247770

OS Grid Reference: SU6202991771
OS Grid Coordinates: 462029, 191771
Latitude/Longitude: 51.6214, -1.1054

Locality: Benson
Local Authority: South Oxfordshire District Council
County: Oxfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: OX10 6RP

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Listing Text

SU69SW (South side)
2/62 Nos.50 and 52 (The Crown Hotel
18/07/63 Public House) and barn
(Formerly listed as The Crown


Inn. Dated 1709 on datestone to the centre of the eaves, with C19 and C20
alterations. Render to ground floor, probably on limestone rubble; painted
limestone rubble with brick dressings to first floor; old plain-tile roof; brick
ridge stack to centre. 2 storeys and attic; 6-window range. Sash door to left of
centre with fanlight. 16-pane sash to left. Three 16-pane sashes to right.
Rendered flat band between ground and first floor. Two 8-pane sashes to first
floor left. Blind recessed panel to left of centre. C19 two-light casement to
C18 opening to right of centre. Blind recessed panel to right of centre. C19
two-light casement to C18 opening to right. Brick flat band to eaves. 2
flat-roofed dormers to left of centre. Carriage-way to right with two 16-pane
sashes to first floor. C18 barn to rear with C19 alterations.

Listing NGR: SU6202991771

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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