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The Red Lion Public House, Melksham

Description: The Red Lion Public House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 29 July 1969
English Heritage Building ID: 314315

OS Grid Reference: ST9022164294
OS Grid Coordinates: 390221, 164294
Latitude/Longitude: 51.3776, -2.1419

Location: 5 The City, Melksham, Wiltshire SN12 8DA

Locality: Melksham
County: Wiltshire
Country: England
Postcode: SN12 8DA

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Listing Text

(south side)

5/98 Nos 1 and 3 (The Red Lion Public


Row of attached cottages now public house. Early C18.
Rubblestone, stone slate roof. 2-storey, 7-window. No 1 has 6-
fielded-panelled door in chamfered case with 2-light cyma-mullioned
windows to left and right, No 3 has two parts; the left cottage has
two doors in moulded wooden cases and two 2-light and one 3-light
cyma-mullioned windows, the right cottage has central chamfered
door case and one 3-light ovolo mullioned window either side.
First floor: No 1 has timber framed gable with wooden casement and
one 2-light cyma mullioned window to right, No 3 has three 2-light
cyma mullioned windows to the left and two 2-light ovolo mullioned
windows to the right. All windows have leaded casements. The rear
has similar mullioned and casement windows to the front.
Interior of public house is C20. This building represents the only
remaining group of early C18 cottages in this street, the rest
having been demolished or altered.

Listing NGR: ST9022164294

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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