Description: The Carew Arms and Attached Outbuilding
Date Listed: 22 May 1969
English Heritage Building ID: 265099
OS Grid Reference: ST1384836776
OS Grid Coordinates: 313848, 136776
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1238, -3.2324
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ST1336 CROWCOMBE CP
15/50 The Carew Arms and attached
Inn. Mid C18 enlarged early and mid C19. Roughcast over rubble, roughcast render has been removed and the random
rubble wall is being repointed, quoin strips distinguish inn, slate roofs, brick stacks gable ends of inn,
independently roofed outbuilding to East, hipped to right, brick stack set in one bay right with lower ridge linked to
inn. Plan: 3 cell and cross passage enlarged to U plan with detached out- buildings linked by one bay addition early
C19. 2 storeys, long 3 bay facade outbuilding, inn 1:4 bays with early C19 3-light leaded casements, central C18 plank
door with studs, flat roofed wooden porch on slender pilasters with splayed plinthes and dwarf walls; outbuilding first
floor 2-light casements flanking loft door, ground floor plank door, 3-light casement flanking plank door and double
doors. Early C19 painted inn sign on wrought iron support. Interior: flag stones in cross passage and front room
left, which is relatively unaltered. This building is recorded as The Lions, or 3 Lions, 1747 and became the Carew Arms
1824. (VCH, Somerset, Vol.5 forthcoming).
Listing NGR: ST1384836776
Source: English Heritage
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