CROWN HOTEL

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1274906
Date first listed:
22-Dec-1958
Statutory Address:
CROWN HOTEL, 16, HIGH STREET

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Location

Statutory Address:
CROWN HOTEL, 16, HIGH STREET

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

District:
Buckinghamshire (Unitary Authority)
Parish:
Amersham
National Grid Reference:
SU 95760 97303

Details

1. AMERSHAM HIGH STREET 5134 (south side) No 16 (Crown Hotel)

SU 9597 SE 7/91 22.12.58

II GV

2. Early Cl9 front to late C16 building. Red brick, slate roof with eaves cornice. Two storeys, nine double hung sashes in reveals with cills and flat arches, to each floor, ground floor with fielded panelled shutters. Elliptical arched carriageway on left, ground floor window on right is tripartite sash. Rear elevation with tile-hung gable over carriageway, short 2-gabled wing on east side, rendered and painted. Long wing on west side, timber framed with white painted brick infill, modern leaded windows and hotel entrance. Interior: Good timber framing exposed on both floors; several important late C16 wall paintings including Coat of Arms of Queen Elizabeth.

(RCHM I p M0N 42)

Listing NGR: SU9577697301

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
413947
Legacy System:
LBS

Sources

Other
An Inventory of the Historical Monuments in Buckinghamshire Volume One South, (1912)

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: 19 Apr 2003
Reference: IOE01/10661/11
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