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Merrie Lion Public House, Fenny Compton

Description: Merrie Lion Public House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 8 April 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 306182

OS Grid Reference: SP4177852395
OS Grid Coordinates: 441778, 252395
Latitude/Longitude: 52.1682, -1.3906

Location: High Street, Fenny Compton, Warwickshire CV47 2YG

Locality: Fenny Compton
Local Authority: Stratford-on-Avon District Council
County: Warwickshire
Country: England
Postcode: CV47 2YG

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Listing Text

SP4052 (West side)
6/71 Merrie Lion Public House


Shown on O.S. map as Red Lion Public House.
Public house. Dated 1710, with mid C19 and late C19/C20 additions. Regular
coursed ironstone with string course; colourwashed brick front wing. C20 tile
roofs; brick ridge and end stacks. Formerly 3-unit plan, extended to complex
L-plan. 2 storeys; 2-window range. Late C20 door with concrete lintel in
re-entrant angle. C20 canted bay window has leaded lights and slate roof. C19
three-light casements on first floor. Datestone with cornice has initials TBM.
Sundial across right corner has painted panel with moulded cornice and painted
numerals. Wing at right angles on left has no windows to front. End stack. Right
return side: 2-window range. Casements with some glazing bars, on ground floor
under cambered brick arches. Right return side of main range, to High Street,
have one-window wing. C20 door. C19 casements. All openings with wood lintels.
Interior altered.

Listing NGR: SP4177852395

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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