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THE CROWN AND SCEPTRE

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.

Name: THE CROWN AND SCEPTRE

List entry Number: 1104941

Location

THE CROWN AND SCEPTRE, FORE STREET

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

County: Devon

District: Torridge

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Holsworthy

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 18-Dec-1989

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

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 91937

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List entry Description

Summary of Building

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Reasons for Designation

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History

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Details

SS 3403 HOLSWORTHY CP FORE STREET (East side)

16/34 The Crown and Sceptre

GV II

Inn. c.1910-20 on site of earlier building, main entrance blocked and resited mid C20. Rough cast probably over brick, pilaster quoin strips and quoins to window openings with flat lintels, crenellated parapet conceals roof. Plan: one room with carriageway opening to right, building extended at rear. 3 storeys, 3 bays; first and second floors sash windows with only one vertical glazing bar to lower frame, central window originally the entrance, square-headed carriageway entrance with double wooden gates swept down to centre and latticework upper panels. Entrance to bar now in re-entrant angle via C20 Georgian-style door incorporating fanlight. Interior mid-late C20. Photographs in the bar show the public house on this site decorated for the coronation of Edward VII in 1901 when it was a 2 storey, 3 bay building with a steeply pitched roof, sash windows, and a central entrance said to be a through passage to the stables at rear. Included primarily for group value.

Listing NGR: SS3435903842

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National Grid Reference: SS 34359 03842

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