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Old Crown House, Cressage

Description: Old Crown House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 24 February 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 258813

OS Grid Reference: SJ5901904021
OS Grid Coordinates: 359019, 304021
Latitude/Longitude: 52.6324, -2.6069

Location: Crown Lane, Cressage, Shropshire SY5 6BT

Locality: Cressage
County: Shropshire
Country: England
Postcode: SY5 6BT

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Listing Text

SJ 50 SE
(east side)
4/31 Old Crown House
Shown on O.S. map as Crown Inn.
Farmhouse, latterly inn, now house. Early C17 with later additions
and alterations. Timber framed on brick plinth with painted brick
infill, plain tile roofs. Originally a hall of 2 framed bays with
single-bay cross-wing at right-angles to rear; C19 brick addition
to right of hall range completing present T-plan. One storey and
attic; framing: rectangular panels, 3 from cill to wall-plate with
short straight tension braces, V-struts from collar to left gable
end; C20 latticed and leaded casements, 3 to left and one to right
of contemporary nail-studded door; red brick ridge stack immediately
to right of door formerly to gable end. Salop Fire Insurance plate
numbered 2311 over door and mid-C19 cast-iron pump attached to back
wall. Interior: timber frame exposed, chamfered spine beam with
ogee stops to main ground-floor room; Queen-strut roof in 2 bays to
hall range.

Listing NGR: SJ5901904021

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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