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The Crown Inn

A Grade II Listed Building in Minchinhampton, Gloucestershire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.7054 / 51°42'19"N

Longitude: -2.1864 / 2°11'11"W

OS Eastings: 387215

OS Northings: 200752

OS Grid: SO872007

Mapcode National: GBR 1N6.019

Mapcode Global: VH955.1DZJ

Entry Name: The Crown Inn

Listing Date: 28 June 1960

Last Amended: 24 March 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1172506

English Heritage Legacy ID: 133056

Location: Minchinhampton, Stroud, Gloucestershire, GL6

County: Gloucestershire

District: Stroud

Civil Parish: Minchinhampton

Built-Up Area: Minchinhampton

Traditional County: Gloucestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire

Church of England Parish: Minchinhampton with Box

Church of England Diocese: Gloucester

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Listing Text


SO 8600-8700 MINCHINHAMPTON HIGH STREET, Minchinhampton Town
(west side)

19/265 The Crown Inn
(previously listed as Crown Hotel)
28.6.60

GV II

Coaching inn. Late C17; front range added c1715. Coursed rubble
limestone artificial stone rebuilt chimneys; stone slate roof.
Two-storey with attic; rear return wing at north end and long rear
stable and coach house wing. Front: 9-window original
fenestration mostly survives on upper floor with 18-pane sashes
having thick glazing bars in openings with moulded timber
architraves and bull-nosed sills. Two at right end replaced by
later 12-pane sashes. Ground floor has more alterations including
2 canted bay windows, wide central doorway with C20 door screen and
altered front to right end, formerly a shop. Projecting sprocketed
eaves to roof hipped at north end; three gabled dormers, 2 rebuilt
ridge-mounted chimneys. North end: Cl9 return wing with 4-pane
sashes and chimney gable. Rear projecting stair turret with hipped
roof. Long coach house and stable range with higher south-facing
gabled part.
Interior: mostly altered but early C18 dog-leg staircase retained.
Rear range recorded in Kip's 1712 engraving of Minchinhampton,
front range probably built soon after. Recorded as inn since 1718.
(Sir R. Atkyns, The Ancient and Present State in Gloucestershire,
1712; N.M. Herbert, 'Minchinhampton' in V.C.H. Glos. xi, 1976, pp
184-207; and D. Verey, Gloucestershire: The Cotswolds, 1979)


Listing NGR: SO8721500752

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