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The Rose and Crown Public House, Godalming

Description: The Rose and Crown Public House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 16 February 1977
English Heritage Building ID: 291449

OS Grid Reference: SU9675843817
OS Grid Coordinates: 496758, 143817
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1854, -0.6169

Locality: Godalming
Local Authority: Waverley Borough Council
County: Surrey
Country: England
Postcode: GU7 1EY

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Listing Text

SU 9643 NE
12/169 (north side)
The Rose and Crown Public
16.2.77 House

Hall house, now pub. c1500 altered later C16, C17, C18, C19 and C20. Timber-
framed with brick and plastered infill, front rendered and scored as stucco,
rear wing of brick. Plain tile roofs. 2 storeys with cellar; 3 bays, with
2-storey side-outshut added to left and 1-storey-with-cellar, 1-bay addition to
left again; wing added to rear right. Road front: main range: on right, steps
up to recessed C20 door with wooden doorcase and canted bay window on right, all
under wooden canopy box; canted bay window above has 6-pane sash with 2-pane
side-lights and flat roof; iron bracket with C20 pub sign on right. To left,
two 6-pane windows in reveals to each floor, all of different size. Large stack
to rear left. Outshut addition has 4-pane window to 1st floor and coped
parapet. Far-left bay has cellar window, 4-pane sash, eaves stack on left, and
on left return a loading hatch with 6-pane window over. Rear: wing on left has
two tiny lights to gable and end stack; inner return has sash with glazing bars
in reveal. Two right-hand bays masked on ground floor by single-storey addition
(not of special interest) but 1st floor has exposed timber framing with arched
braces. Interior: cellar, under wing, has very large brick chimney with 2 bread
ovens; room above has chamfered joists with lambs tongue stops. Parts of
original timber-frame visible. Roof not inspected but reported to have heavily-
sooted timbers, clasped purlins and wind braces and gablet (DBRG report). The
c.1500 hall house had a chimney and floor inserted in the later C16, and wing
added to rear right in the C17.
Domestic Buildings Research Group, Report No 1427.

Listing NGR: SU9675843817

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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