The Red Lion Inn, Broad Clyst
Description: The Red Lion Inn
Date Listed: 20 May 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 88377
OS Grid Reference: SX9823097312
OS Grid Coordinates: 298230, 97312
Latitude/Longitude: 50.7664, -3.4445
Location: Church Close, Broad Clyst, Devon EX5 3EL
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SX 99 NE BROADCLYST BROADCLYST
9/62 The Red Lion Inn
Large public house with attached outbuildings. C18, C19 and early C20. Cob, on
stone plinth, rendered, with gabled-end roofs of clay plain tiles. Double depth
building, the front range with a right-hand end wing, and a left-hand
garage/outbuilding extension; the rear range (probably incorporating the earliest
building) faces on to Queen's Square. 2 storeys throughout.
Front: 4 window range with 2-light casement windows above, 8 panes to each light.
To ground floor, 2 doorways at each end on either side of 2 windows, one with 2
early C19 sashes, 8 panes to each with margin panes. One end stack to left, 2 to
right, all with brick shafts. Wing remodelled in circa 1900 with a jettied gable,
red clay tile hung above, with one 2-light casement window to each floor. Extending
to the left, the roof ridge at a much lower level, a 2-storeyed garage/outbuilding,
tiled in fish scale pattern and half-timbered, with 2 extended roofs in either side
and projecting forward on brackets of a central hipped gable. The right-hand end of
the building curves round to the rear, 2 storeys but considerably lower than main
ranges. Two gabled upper windows, each of 2 lights. Rear with one external stack
with brick chimney shaft, a gabled upper window of 2 lights, and - to the right - a
separately gabled cross wing, entered by means of external stone steps and with two
2-light windows with glazing bars to either side of doorway. Included for group
Listing NGR: SX9823297316
Source: English Heritage
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