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The Crown Public House

A Grade II Listed Building in Islington, London

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Latitude: 51.5373 / 51°32'14"N

Longitude: -0.1095 / 0°6'34"W

OS Eastings: 531209

OS Northings: 183738

OS Grid: TQ312837

Mapcode National: GBR M3.K2

Mapcode Global: VHGQT.1MYC

Entry Name: The Crown Public House

Listing Date: 30 September 1994

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1195552

English Heritage Legacy ID: 368792

Location: Islington, London, N1

County: London

District: Islington

Electoral Ward/Division: Barnsbury

Built-Up Area: Islington

Traditional County: Middlesex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: St Andrew Barnsbury

Church of England Diocese: London

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Listing Text


635-1/58/301 (East side)
The Crown public house


Public house. Late C19. Yellow brick set in Flemish bond with
dressings of red brick, stone and terracotta; roof obscured by
parapet. Three storeys over basement, four windows to
Cloudesley Road and three to Cloudesley Square, which are the
principal fronts. In the 'Queen Anne' style. Ground-floor pub
frontage framed by Corinthian pilasters of grey and pink
polished granite. Two entrances in Cloudesley Square,
flat-arched with small scrolled pediments over, that to the
right no longer used, that to the left having panelled doors
and glass engraved 'SALOON BAR'; chamfered corner entrance
with scrolled pediment and double panelled doors engraved 'THE
CROWN'; entrance in Cloudesley Road altered; flat-arched
windows between above panelled plinth, the lower panels of the
windows and small toplights having engraved glass; fascia and
dentil cornice; red brick quoins to upper floors; first-floor
windows segmental-arched with heads of gauged red brick under
a linking cornice, while those to the second floor have
aprons, sill band and flat-arched heads all of gauged red
brick; frieze of gauged red brick with festoons in terracotta
panels; dentil cornice; external stack to Cloudesley Square
with ogee profile and panels of red herringbone brick;
The interior has features which could be of late C19 or early
C20 date, notably panelled dado, panels and frieze of moulded
and glazed tile, relief-moulded ceiling, island bar front and
glazed screens; but they may be replacement designs in whole
or part.

Listing NGR: TQ3120983738

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