Description: The Crown Inn
Date Listed: 29 December 1950
English Heritage Building ID: 314164
OS Grid Reference: ST8578858409
OS Grid Coordinates: 385788, 158409
Latitude/Longitude: 51.3246, -2.2053
The Crown Inn
ST 8558 5/64 29.12.50.
Late C18 early C19. 3 storeys. Ashlar stone on projecting plinth. Strings at
1st and 2nd floor levels. Coved and moulded cornice. Parapet with balustrade
panels over windows. Whole height angle strip pilasters, over which cornice is
mitred. Slate roof. Glazing bar sash windows, wider at sides. 3 windows to upper
floor, recessed reveals on 1st floor. 2 windows on ground floor with 3 centred
arched heads, now obscured by piblic house fascia and outside shutters. Central
6 panel door in 3 centred arched opening, with fanlight of radiating and curved
pattern, and painted stone doorcase of 3/4 engaged Doric columns and entablature,
enriched with triglyph and diamond ornament, puilvinated frieze, coved cornice and
3 centred arched pediment with patera in tympanum. Side door to right. Ornate
wrought iron projecting bracket for inn sign.
Nos 1 to 12 (consec) and street wall to south of No 1, form a group with Nos 14
to 16 (consec).
Listing NGR: ST8578858409
Source: English Heritage
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