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Golden Lion Hotel, Ipswich

Description: Golden Lion Hotel

Grade: II
Date Listed: 4 August 1972
English Heritage Building ID: 275421

OS Grid Reference: TM1619144624
OS Grid Coordinates: 616191, 244624
Latitude/Longitude: 52.0578, 1.1521

Location: Lion Street, Ipswich, Suffolk IP1 1DD

Locality: Ipswich
Local Authority: Ipswich Borough Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP1 1DD

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Listing Text

(West Side)

Golden Lion Hotel
TM 1644 NW 1/36


Probably a C18 timber-framed and plastered building, with a painted brick
ground storey. It was altered later in the C19 when the 2nd storey was
added and 2 extensions, each of 1 window range were added on the south
end. 3 storeys. The original front has 4 window range, double hung sashes
with glazing bars in flush cased frames. A stucco cornice runs between
the 1st and 2nd storeys and a brick band runs between the ground and 1st
storeys. The doorway has a wood Doric doorcase with fluted pilasters and
fluted columns in antis, a triglyph frieze and a cornice. Roofs slate.
A wing extends at the rear.

Nos 7, 8, 13 & 15 Golden Lion Hotel, Town Hall & Post Office form a group.

Listing NGR: TM1619144624

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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