Description: Crown Hill Cottage
Date Listed: 16 March 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 280742
OS Grid Reference: TM0484575918
OS Grid Coordinates: 604845, 275918
Latitude/Longitude: 52.3431, 1.0058
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BOTESDALE THE STREET, CROWN HILL
(NORTH WEST SIDE)
6/21 Crown Hill Cottage
House, formerly part of a coaching inn. c.1600, altered C20. Timber frame,
plastered. Steeply pitched pantiled roof with some black glazed pantiles. 2
bays with end stack. 2 storeys with cellar. Steps up to entrance to left,
ground floor 4-light and first floor two 2-light C20 lattice leaded windows.
Originally external axial ridge stack to right is behind a C19 extension of
adjacent Crown Hill House (not listed). Left end exposed plates and purlins
with a shaped bracket to rear. A lean-to outshut to rear. Interior:
chamfered cross axial binding beam, stop chamfered moulded storey posts,
traces of 3-light diamond mullioned windows, butt purlin roof. Large cellar
with a barrel vaulted chamber to rear. Originally external left end wall now
visible in Church View Cottage (q.v.) has panelled pargetting. Formerly part
of the Crown Public House.
Listing NGR: TM0484575918
Source: English Heritage
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