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The Old Crown

A Grade II Listed Building in Hambleden, Buckinghamshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.6033 / 51°36'12"N

Longitude: -0.8809 / 0°52'51"W

OS Eastings: 477601

OS Northings: 189982

OS Grid: SU776899

Mapcode National: GBR C41.D3J

Mapcode Global: VHDW2.PY5R

Entry Name: The Old Crown

Listing Date: 22 January 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1125667

English Heritage Legacy ID: 46789

Location: Hambleden, Wycombe, Buckinghamshire, RG9

County: Buckinghamshire

District: Wycombe

Civil Parish: Hambleden

Traditional County: Buckinghamshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Buckinghamshire

Church of England Parish: Hambleden with Frieth

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

SU 78 NE HAMBLEDEN SKIRMETT

6/137 The Old Crown


GV II

Public house. 2 C17 bays with central chimney, lobby entry and later C17
cross wing to right, all refronted late 018-early C19; early C19 cottage
wing across front of cross wing; circa 1900 projection to front of original
left bay. Other extensions to rear. Original building has timber frame
with whitewashed brick infill to left gable, and front rebuilt in flint
with narrow brick dressings, narrow first floor band-course, and
roughcast gable to right bay, all whitewashed. Whitewashed brick
extensions. C20 tiled roofs, slate roof to left projection. Original
brick chimney has recessed panel with flat brick arch and keyblock.
C17 parts are of l½ storeys, with only one gabled bay now exposed to front.
This has C20 3-light barred wooden casements. Lobby entry to left has
C19-C20 gabled porch. Projection to left has horizontal sliding
sash to ground floor, 2-light casement above, and C20 door in right
return. Early C19 wing to right is of 2 storeys and 2 bays, with
barred wooden casements and central door. Interior: timber framing
in C17 parts; chamfered spine beam in left bay; fireplace in right bay
with arched niche flanked by rectangular niches above; curved wind-braces,
steeply pitched in cross wing.
RCHM I p.188 Mon. 17.


Listing NGR: SU7760189982

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