Crown land (sometimes spelled crownland), also known as royal domain, is a territorial area belonging to the monarch, who personifies the Crown.It is the equivalent of an entailed estate and passes with the monarchy, being inseparable from it.
Crown Estate – for similar holdings in the UK; References. This article is based on a translation of the equivalent article from the French Wikipedia, retrieved on 13 September 2008. Elizabeth M. Hallam. Capetian France: 987–1328. London: Longman, 1980. ISBN 0-582-48910-5