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Red Lion Cottage, Alton

Description: Red Lion Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 3 January 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 275053

OS Grid Reference: SK0721242143
OS Grid Coordinates: 407212, 342143
Latitude/Longitude: 52.9766, -1.8940

Location: 3 Knight Lane, Alton, Staffordshire ST10 4AG

Locality: Alton
Local Authority: Staffordshire Moorlands District Council
County: Staffordshire
Country: England
Postcode: ST10 4AG

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Listing Text

ALTON C.P. SMITHY BANK (North-west side)
SK 0642-0742
13/57 Red Lion Cottage

House. Dated "A.K. 1657" with later remodelling. Ashlar with
herringbone tooling, the front is partly rebuilt in brick and painted
white; plain tile roof; brick integral end stack and ridge stack.
Aligned north-east/south-west facing south-east. 2 storeys and gable-
lit attic with toothed eaves course; 3 bays, the left hand bay is a
later addition. C20 casements, large ground floor window to the left,
small fire window to left of centre, gable over left hand first floor
window; C20 gabled porch to right of centre with reset datestone.
Right hand gable: blocked chamfer mullioned windows with rebated
surrounds, two 2-light windows to the ground floor with straight hood
moulds, one 4-light window to first floor with returned hood mould and
single-light attic window also with returned hood mould.

Listing NGR: SK0721242143

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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