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The Crown Inn, Biddestone

Description: The Crown Inn

Grade: II
Date Listed: 9 December 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 317583

OS Grid Reference: ST8589274715
OS Grid Coordinates: 385892, 174715
Latitude/Longitude: 51.4712, -2.2045

Location: A420, Yatton Keynell, Wiltshire SN14 7ER

Locality: Biddestone
County: Wiltshire
Country: England
Postcode: SN14 7ER

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Listing Text

ST 87 SE
5/490 The Crown Inn


Inn, C18 possibly C17 in origin, rubble stone with stone tiled roof
and ridge stack. 2 storeys, L-plan with additions. Earliest
section at north west, 2 window range with upper 4-pane windows, 2
ground floor thick glazing bar 12-pane sashes and plank door in
early C18 ashlar porch, Tudor-arched doorway with raised impost
bands and shallow gable. To left 2-window range with 2 upper 12-
pane windows and cellar door below. Beyond, a converted outhouse
with 4 first floor C20 windows and C20 door. East end stack.
Behind original range, rear wing, apparently early C19, 3 first
floor unmoulded 2-light windows ground floor 9-pane window, former
door with hood on brackets and inserted window and 9-pane window.
South end stack apparently originally internal with scratched date
1643. In rear angle a 2-storey range parallel to front with upper
2-light and lower 3-light window to south side. Original range has
fireplace with stone jambs and renewed lintel.

Listing NGR: ST8589274715

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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