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Description: Golden Lion Hotel
Date Listed: 23 August 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 240197
OS Grid Reference: NY8376355906
OS Grid Coordinates: 383763, 555906
Latitude/Longitude: 54.8976, -2.2547
NY 8355 ALLENDALE MARKET PLACE (North side)
24/77 Golden Lion Hotel
Inn, probably 1839. Rubble, front rendered, raised tooled and margined quoins
and dressings. Slate roof, coped gables with kneelers and stone stacks, brick
ridge stacks. 3 storeys, 3 irregular bays. Central bay has doorway, now
blocked, between fluted Doric pilasters carrying entablature which extends
above flanking renewed shop windows. To left 6-panel door with overlight, to far
left altered 16-pane sash, to right C20 window. 1st and 2nd floors each have
central bay with tripartite sashes under segmental arches with central 12-pane
section flanked by colonettes; and 16-pane sashes in end bays. Right return
has later openings and stone inscribed perhaps re-set.
Rear elevation has gable set forward with very tall round-headed stair window
with intersecting glazing bars; and corniced gable stacks.
Listing NGR: NY8376355906
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Source: English Heritage
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