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The Red Lion Inn, Broad Clyst

Description: The Red Lion Inn

Grade: II
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

Locality: Broad Clyst
Local Authority: East Devon District Council
County: Devon
Country: England
Postcode: EX5 3EL

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Listing Text


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

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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