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The Black Lion Public House, Saint Albans

Description: The Black Lion Public House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 8 May 1950
English Heritage Building ID: 163263

OS Grid Reference: TL1389507481
OS Grid Coordinates: 513895, 207481
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7544, -0.3513

Location: 139 Fishpool Street, Saint Albans AL3 4SB

Locality: Saint Albans
Local Authority: St Albans City Council
County: Hertfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: AL3 4SB

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Listing Text

(North Side)

No 198 (The Black Lion
Public House)
TL 1307 SE 7/7 8.5.50.


Circa 1700. 2 storeys and attic, 8 windows on 1st floor, door and 6
windows on ground floor. Red brick with varied decoration of blue
headers. Brick plinth, cement rendered on left side. High pitched,
tiled roof with 6 gabled dormers. Tall chimney stacks, largely restored.
Deep, moulded eaves cornice. Cornice and brickwork show join between
what was originally 2 houses. 1st floor has transomed and mullioned
casement windows with glazing bars. Ground floor replaced sashes with
glazing bars under shallow segmental gauged brick arches. Brick string
at 1st floor level, echoing the segmental curve of window arches. 4 steps
to plain door.

Listing NGR: TL1389507481

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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