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The Crown Inn

A Grade II Listed Building in Albrighton, Shropshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.6349 / 52°38'5"N

Longitude: -2.278 / 2°16'40"W

OS Eastings: 381285

OS Northings: 304162

OS Grid: SJ812041

Mapcode National: GBR 07B.T1D

Mapcode Global: WH9DK.Z1FC

Entry Name: The Crown Inn

Listing Date: 26 September 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1053699

English Heritage Legacy ID: 255120

Location: Albrighton, Shropshire, WV7

County: Shropshire

Civil Parish: Albrighton

Traditional County: Shropshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Shropshire

Church of England Parish: Albrighton St Mary Magdalene

Church of England Diocese: Lichfield

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Listing Text

SJ 80 SW ALBRICHTON C.P. HIGH STREET
(north side)
6/22
The Crown Inn
G.V.
II

House, now inn. C16, remodelled early C18 with later additions and
alterations. Red brick, timber frame, mostly planted externally,
machine tiled roofs. Hall and cross-wing type converted. 2 storeys
with gable lit attics; 1:3:1; windows all C20 leaded casements, transoms
to those in central (hall?) range, rubbed brick flat arches, fluted
keystones and bracketed sills to ground floor. Projecting 2 storey
bay to left may mark the position of a former oriel, C20 central gabled
porch. Plastered C18 modillion eaves cornice. Cross wings have much
planted timbering above ground floor and late C19 cut bargeboards.
Prominent chimneys to right of left hand cross wing with multiple stacks
on massive sandstone base. Paired stacks to right of (hall?) range.
Right hand cross wing is presumably a C19 addition but that on left
retains partial jettying and original timbering on its left hand side.


Listing NGR: SJ8128504162

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