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The Red Lion Public House and Attached Coachhouse, Great Gaddesden

Description: The Red Lion Public House and Attached Coachhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 19 March 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 157888

OS Grid Reference: TL0409310236
OS Grid Coordinates: 504093, 210236
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7811, -0.4925

Location: Leighton Buzzard Road, Great Gaddesden, Hertfordshire HP1 3BD

Locality: Great Gaddesden
Local Authority: Dacorum Borough Council
County: Hertfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: HP1 3BD

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Listing Text

TL 01 SW
(West side)
Water End
3/109 The Red Lion P.H.
and attached coachhouse


Inn, now a public house. Early C18, brick front early C19, N end brick
cased later C19, and S end stuccoed. Red brick painted at front and N
end, stucco painted at S end. Timber frame coachhouse dark weather-
boarded with red brick casing to ground floor. Steep old red tile
hipped roofs. 2-cells, 3 storeys, lobby-entry, internal chimney plan
building facing E with cellar under and 2-storeys contemporary rear wing
at N end of rear wall having a chimney at the junction with the first
range. 2 parallel hipped roofs behind a parapet over the front range. E
front has 2 windows on each floor and a blind central recess on each
upper floor above 6-panel door in renewed pedimented doorcase. Square
windows to 2nd floor with recessed sashes, 3/3 panes, flat gauged arches
and stone sills. Wider and taller triple-sash windows to 1st floor with
similar flat arches and stone sills. 2 wide canted bays to ground floor
with glazing bars only in upper sashes, and flat tops. Half-glazed C19
door on N side in canted bay with flanking sashes of 6/6 panes. Lower
2-storeys coachhouse attached at NW corner of rear wing, faces E with
double doors and S part now an entrance to bar. Upper level door at N

Listing NGR: TL0409310236

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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