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The Old Crown

A Grade II Listed Building in Hambleden, Buckinghamshire

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Latitude: 51.6032 / 51°36'11"N

Longitude: -0.8808 / 0°52'50"W

OS Eastings: 477607

OS Northings: 189968

OS Grid: SU776899

Mapcode National: GBR C41.D4N

Mapcode Global: VHDW2.PY6V

Plus Code: 9C3XJ439+7M

Entry Name: The Old Crown

Listing Date: 22 January 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1125667

English Heritage Legacy ID: 46789

Location: Hambleden, Buckinghamshire, RG9

County: Buckinghamshire

Civil Parish: Hambleden

Traditional County: Buckinghamshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Buckinghamshire

Church of England Parish: Hambleden with Frieth

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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The Old Crown


Public house. 2 C17 bays with central chimney, lobby entry and later C17
cross wing to right, all refronted late C18-early C19; early C19 cottage
wing across front of cross wing; circa 1900 projection to front of original
left bay. Other extensions to rear. Original building has timber frame
with whitewashed brick infill to left gable, and front rebuilt in flint
with narrow brick dressings, narrow first floor band-course, and
roughcast gable to right bay, all whitewashed. Whitewashed brick
extensions. C20 tiled roofs, slate roof to left projection. Original
brick chimney has recessed panel with flat brick arch and keyblock.
C17 parts are of 1½ storeys, with only one gabled bay now exposed to front.
This has C20 3-light barred wooden casements. Lobby entry to left has
C19-C20 gabled porch. Projection to left has horizontal sliding
sash to ground floor, 2-light casement above, and C20 door in right
return. Early C19 wing to right is of 2 storeys and 2 bays, with
barred wooden casements and central door. Interior: timber framing
in C17 parts; chamfered spine beam in left bay; fireplace in right bay
with arched niche flanked by rectangular niches above; curved wind-braces,
steeply pitched in cross wing.
RCHM I p.188 Mon. 17.

Listing NGR: SU7760189982

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