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The Red Lion, Wooler

Description: The Red Lion

Grade: II
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

Location: High Street, Wooler, Northumberland NE71 6LD

Locality: Wooler
County: Northumberland
Country: England
Postcode: NE71 6LD

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Listing Text

(South side)

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

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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