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The Crown Inn

A Grade II Listed Building in Shrewsbury, Shropshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.7078 / 52°42'28"N

Longitude: -2.7444 / 2°44'39"W

OS Eastings: 349801

OS Northings: 312498

OS Grid: SJ498124

Mapcode National: GBR BJ.2K1M

Mapcode Global: WH8BT.T6BG

Entry Name: The Crown Inn

Listing Date: 10 January 1953

Last Amended: 17 November 1995

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1271482

English Heritage Legacy ID: 454650

Location: Shrewsbury, Shropshire, SY2

County: Shropshire

Civil Parish: Shrewsbury

Built-Up Area: Shrewsbury

Traditional County: Shropshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Shropshire

Church of England Parish: Shrewsbury Holy Cross

Church of England Diocese: Lichfield

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Listing Text


SHREWSBURY

SJ4912SE ABBEY FOREGATE
653-1/16/10 (North side)
10/01/53 Nos.26 AND 27
The Crown Inn (part)
(Formerly Listed as:
ABBEY FOREGATE
(North side)
Nos.26 AND 27)

GV II

Public house, originally 2 dwellings. Dated 1725 with later
alterations dated 1870 and 1876. Brick with plain tiled roof.
2 storeys and attic, 5-window range. Central double doors in
segmental arch with keystone inserted 1870 and flanked by
4-pane sash windows with flat-arched gauged brick heads with
moulded keystones. One upper window has initials B over JM on
keystone. Angle quoins. Plain eaves, and 2 ornate pedimented
gabled dormers with flanking ball finials. These, and the
stacks are additions of 1876. No.28 Abbey Foregate (qv)
adjoins and is now also part of The Crown Inn.


Listing NGR: SJ4980312498

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

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