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The Crown Inn

A Grade II Listed Building in Cowden, Kent

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.1453 / 51°8'43"N

Longitude: 0.0942 / 0°5'38"E

OS Eastings: 546579

OS Northings: 140536

OS Grid: TQ465405

Mapcode National: GBR LN7.0NG

Mapcode Global: VHHQ9.LG4V

Entry Name: The Crown Inn

Listing Date: 10 September 1954

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1085923

English Heritage Legacy ID: 357126

Location: Cowden, Sevenoaks, Kent, TN8

County: Kent

District: Sevenoaks

Civil Parish: Cowden

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent

Church of England Parish: Cowden St Mary Magdalene

Church of England Diocese: Chichester

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Listing Text

1.
5280 COWDEN COWDEN
The Square
(North Side )
The Crown Inn
TQ 4640 9/340 10.9.54.

II GV


2.
Late mediaeval hall house with early-mid Cl9 front. 2 storeys and dormers.
Tile roof with one end hipped and 3 ridge chimney stacks.
Ground floor. Painted brick with ontinuous corbelled course above windows.
In centre, Cl9 projecting painted brick porch with tiled roof and ornamental
bargeboards with centre pendant. On either side, 2 sets of casement windows
in wooden frames containing square paned leaded lights.
First floor. Painted tile hanging with bracket gutter and eaves. 4 sets of
casement windows in wooden frames with square paned leaded lights.
Above. 2 tiled dormers with Cl9 ornamental bargeboards and containing square
pared leaded casements. To right, projecting signboard on bracket. Stone mounting
block at right. Inside some visible timber, including one moulded beam, and
carved crown post in attic.

Tge Stable buildings, the Crown Inn and Gainsford House form a group with
No 2 High Street.


Listing NGR: TQ4657940536

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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