British Listed Buildings

History in Structure

If you log in, you can comment on buildings, submit new photos or update photos that you've already submitted.

We need to upgrade the server that this website runs on. Can you spare a quid to help?.

The Crown and Thistle Hotel, Abingdon on Thames

Description: The Crown and Thistle Hotel

Grade: II
Date Listed: 19 January 1951
English Heritage Building ID: 250308

OS Grid Reference: SU4986696995
OS Grid Coordinates: 449866, 196995
Latitude/Longitude: 51.6695, -1.2803

Location: A415, Abingdon, Oxfordshire OX14 3HS

Locality: Abingdon on Thames
Local Authority: Vale of White Horse District Council
County: Oxfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: OX14 3HS

Incorrect location/postcode? Submit a correction!

Listing Text

(East Side)

SU 4996 1/171 19.1.51 The Crown and Thistle
SU 4997 1/171 (Formerly listed as
No.18 (Crown and
Thistle Hotel),
Nos.20 and 22)


Core of Circa 1605. C18 front elevation matches curve of road.
Left hand section. Rendered. Three storeys, higher than right hand
section. Parapet, moulded modillion cornice. 2: 1: 2 windows flush
frames, double hung sashes with glazing bars. Frieze and cornice to
first floor windows. Ground floor cut back, rough rendered, rendered
plinth. Four brick piers support upper floors.
Right hand section. Brick parapet, dentil cornice. Tile roof. Three
storeys. Band between storeys, three:three windows on front elevation
curved to site, double hung sashes with glazing bars (some replacements).
Rough rendered ground floor, rendered plinth.

Roysse's Court, The Crown and Thistle hotel and Nos. 26 to 32 (even)]
form a group.

Listing NGR: SU4986497003

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

Listed building text is © Crown Copyright. Reproduced under licence.