Description: 6, Sheep Street
Date Listed: 26 January 1955
English Heritage Building ID: 318457
OS Grid Reference: SU2019692508
OS Grid Coordinates: 420196, 192508
Latitude/Longitude: 51.6310, -1.7096
5410 HIGHWORTH SHEEP STREET
as Red Lion Inn)
SU 2092 NW 18/328 26.1.55
C17, former Red Lion Inn with C18 brick front. Very much altered and restored.
Two and a half storeys. Plinth. Painted brick. Stone tile roof with 2 gabled
dormers and gable end brick chimneys. Moulded wooden eaves cornice projecting
over modillions on moulded strip. Two 6 light modern casements on first floor.
Band with moulded base over ground floor. Formerly 4 windows on ground floor
with rubbed brick flat arches, now one to left of 6 lights and 2 to right.
Central door with modern triangular hood. Iron hoops below ground floor windows
a reminder that sheep pens were erected beside these houses on market days.
Listing NGR: SU2019792512
Source: English Heritage
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