Description: The Red Lion
Date Listed: 14 May 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 237695
OS Grid Reference: NT9912328021
OS Grid Coordinates: 399123, 628021
Latitude/Longitude: 55.5459, -2.0154
NT 9928 WOOLER HIGH STREET
17/120 No. 1
(The Red Lion)
Inn. C17, C18 and C19. Top floor added late C19. Scored stucco with ashlar
dressings. Welsh slate roof. 3 storeys, 4 irregular bays with 2 lower wings
projecting to rear; and later C19 3rd range, also projecting between the other
2-leaf, 4-panelled doors in 2nd and 4th bays. Raised surrounds. 2-light window
in left bay. In 3rd bay a C19 2-storey square bay window: 3-light mullioned
windows with 8-pane sashes; Castellated parapet, 12-pane sash windows elsewhere.
Gabled roof with flat coping and corniced ridge and end stacks.
Interior: In bar large fireplace with massive lintel and very rough bressumer,
probably C17. Several other plain old fireplaces including one on 1st floor
with date 1671 scratched on. One 2-panelled door on 1st floor. Parts of house
inside and to rear have walls over 3 ft. thick.
Listing NGR: NT9912328021
Source: English Heritage
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