CROWN HOUSE

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1102479
Date first listed:
08-Feb-1988
Statutory Address:
CROWN HOUSE

Map

Ordnance survey map of CROWN HOUSE
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Location

Statutory Address:
CROWN HOUSE

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

County:
Hertfordshire
District:
North Hertfordshire (District Authority)
Parish:
King's Walden
National Grid Reference:
TL 15966 24650

Details

TL 12 SE KINGS WALDEN LEY GREEN

4/23 Crown House

GV II

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

Legacy

The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System number:
162815
Legacy System:
LBS

Legal

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

End of official listing

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Date: 03 Sep 2003
Reference: IOE01/11149/14
Rights: Copyright IoE Mr Derek E. Wharton. Source Historic England Archive
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