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Red Lion Inn, Clare

Description: Red Lion Inn

Grade: II
Date Listed: 20 May 1974
English Heritage Building ID: 282935

OS Grid Reference: TL7702045779
OS Grid Coordinates: 577020, 245779
Latitude/Longitude: 52.0821, 0.5820

Location: Bridewell Street, Clare, Suffolk CO10 8QD

Locality: Clare
Local Authority: St Edmundsbury Borough Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: CO10 8QD

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Listing Text

2006 Bridewell Street
(East Side)
Red Lion Inn
TL 7745 21/580


A C17 timber-framed and plastered house, refronted in the C19, partly in red
brick. The north end, of 1 window range is timber-framed and plastered. 2 storeys.
4 window range, double-hung sashes with glazing bars, in painted reveals. A
6-panel door has deep reveals, narrow pilasters and a cornice hood. Roof slate.
An inn of this name is mentioned in the probate inventory of John Turpin of Clare
(1688) a brewer and baker of some substance.

Nos 30 to 34 (consec) 37 to 44 (consec), Red Lion Inn and Nos 46 to 48 (consec)
with Nos 1 to 8 (consec) and Nos 13 to 15 (consec) form a group.

Listing NGR: TL7702045779

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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