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List Entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.


List entry Number: 1102479



The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County: Hertfordshire

District: North Hertfordshire

District Type: District Authority

Parish: King's Walden

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 08-Feb-1988

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 162815

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4/23 Crown House


Public house, now a private house. Late C17 or early C18, W end extension and NW wing late C20. Timber frame exposed on 1st floor front, with painted brick infill. Ground floor of painted brick in Flemish-bond. E gabled crosswing has timbered S gable triangle, roughcast 1st floor, and painted brick ground floor. C18 red brick flank wall on E. Dark weatherboarding to W end gable and painted brick rear. Steep old red tile roofs. A tall 2-storeys house beside road facing S, with E crosswing extending to rear and lean-to rear outshut. Central entrance in porch in front of large internal chimney. One flush casement window to each side on both floors. 2 casement windows to ground floor of E wing but a single 2-lights casement to 1st floor and a large chimney projecting from its E side. Framing shows thin studs, long straight tension braces to each long bay flanking the door. Bay to RH has a higher crossrail as if this part originally had a different floor level. Narrow central chimney-and-entrance bay.

Listing NGR: TL1596624650

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National Grid Reference: TL 15966 24650


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