THE CROWN TAVERN PUBLIC HOUSE

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1195546
Date first listed:
30-Sep-1994
Statutory Address:
55, CLERKENWELL CLOSE
Statutory Address:
THE CROWN TAVERN PUBLIC HOUSE, 43 AND 44, CLERKENWELL GREEN

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Location

Statutory Address:
55, CLERKENWELL CLOSE
Statutory Address:
THE CROWN TAVERN PUBLIC HOUSE, 43 AND 44, CLERKENWELL GREEN

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

County:
Greater London Authority
District:
Islington (London Borough)
National Grid Reference:
TQ 31546 82182

Details

ISLINGTON

TQ3182SE CLERKENWELL GREEN 635-1/74/282 (North West side) Nos.43 AND 44 The Crown Tavern PH (43)

GV II

Includes: No.55 CLERKENWELL CLOSE. Terraced houses now incorporating a restaurant at no. 55 Clerkenwell Close, a pub at no 43 and a shop at no 44. Early C19 with pub frontage of c.1900. Yellow brick set in Flemish bond, stucco, roofs obscured by parapet. Two-window range to no 55 Clerkenwell Close, no 43 has a three-window range in Clerkenwell Close and two-window range in Clerkenwell Green, two-window range to no 44. Ground floor of no 55 Clerkenwell Close stuccoed with banded rustication; flat-arched entrance with cornice, C20 shallow bracketed bay window, and vestigial cornice. The pub front to no 43 has a tiled base, and pilasters supporting fascia and cornice; the framing to windows and doors appears to survive, and some original engraved glass, now set behind plate glass windows. No 44 has late C20 shopfront. The upper windows flat-arched with moulded stucco architraves, those to the first floor with segmental pediments on consoles; cornice and blocking course. The interior of The Crown Tavern includes a late C19 bar back and bar counter surviving apparently in moderately large part; there is a back room with late C19 panelled dado, and a fireplace possibly of that date; staircase to upper room with turned balusters.

Listing NGR: TQ3154382182

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
368773
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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