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Crown Hotel

A Grade II Listed Building in Low Harrogate, North Yorkshire

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Latitude: 53.9936 / 53°59'37"N

Longitude: -1.5459 / 1°32'45"W

OS Eastings: 429870

OS Northings: 455381

OS Grid: SE298553

Mapcode National: GBR KQN8.34

Mapcode Global: WHC8F.7W39

Entry Name: Crown Hotel

Listing Date: 4 March 1975

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1315825

English Heritage Legacy ID: 329860

Location: Harrogate, North Yorkshire, HG1

County: North Yorkshire

District: Harrogate

Town: Harrogate

Electoral Ward/Division: Low Harrogate

Built-Up Area: Harrogate

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): North Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: High Harrogate St Peter

Church of England Diocese: Leeds

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Listing Text

1. (East Side)
5338 Crown Hotel

SE 2955 SE 12/87


Circa 1847 centre centre (on site of earlier inn of circa 1740), with Italianate
extention to east and west of circa 1870 designed by J H Hurst and built by
George Dawson.
. The classical building of 1847
of 3 storeys and attics with 3 window projecting centre and 1 window wings.
Formerly the building had an extra window bay at each end and a mansard roof
replaced in 1870 by a flatter roof and balustraded parapet. 1870 extensions
of 3 storeys with 3 bays and tower with cupola at east end. Slated hipped roofs.
Grit stone ashlar, extensions with rusticated ground floor and pilasters to quoins.
3 bay centre with pilasters rising through 1st ard 2nd floors carrying continuous
entablature (attic windows in frieze) with balustraded parapets ; arcliitraved
sash windows 1st floor with connote bracketed cornices arid central segmental
pediment, ground floor with triangular pediments. Extensions with 3 light windows,
with splayed bays rising through ground and lstfloor with arched lights and
cornices, and with blind balustraded balconies to lst floor. 4 storey tower
with circular cupola with dome removed. Bow window additions of circa 1870 to
rear and sides of building. Central Corinthian prostyle portico in antis with
balustraded parapet. Interesting Italianate entrance hall and dining room.
Open well staircase with cast iron balustrade. East facade further remodelled circa 1899,
with addition of tower designed by W J Morley.

[The Crown Hotel forms a group with Nos 1 to 3 (consec) and the Royal Pump Room Museum.

Listing NGR: SE2987255376

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

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