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Red Lion Hotel, Fakenham

Description: Red Lion Hotel

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 30 November 1951
English Heritage Building ID: 223003

OS Grid Reference: TF9198229660
OS Grid Coordinates: 591982, 329660
Latitude/Longitude: 52.8303, 0.8483

Location: Norwich Street, Fakenham, Norfolk NR21 9DN

Locality: Fakenham
Local Authority: North Norfolk District Council
County: Norfolk
Country: England
Postcode: NR21 9DN

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Listing Text

(North Side)

No 37
(Red Lion Hotel)
TF 9129 NE 1/12 30.11.51


C18. Red brick. Low pitched gable-ended roof with black-glazed pantiles. Modillion
eaves cornice. Rusticated brick pilasters; 3 storeys. Five windows, sashes
with glazing bars, flat brick arches. Central doorway with engaged columns with
Doric entablature and open pediment with semi-circular fanlight; flush-panelled
door. On right, same height but 2 storeys. One window, sashes with glazing bars
and large segmental-headed carriageway. Hexagonal-shafted brick chimney stacks
at rear with moulded bases. Rear wing: flint and brick with steep gable-ended
roof with pantiles; C16/17, with large brick chimney stack with diamond-section
Interior C18 part contains contemporary staircase with turned balusters and
round-headed stair window. The C16/17 wing at rear contains chamfered beams
and large fireplace with timber bressummer.

Listing NGR: TF9198229660

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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