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Description: The Red Lion Public House and Attached Coachhouse
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
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GREAT GADDESDEN LEIGHTON BUZZARD ROAD(A4146)
TL 01 SW
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
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Source: English Heritage
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