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The Red Lion Public House

A Grade II Listed Building in Melksham, Wiltshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.3776 / 51°22'39"N

Longitude: -2.1419 / 2°8'30"W

OS Eastings: 390221

OS Northings: 164294

OS Grid: ST902642

Mapcode National: GBR 1S3.K9T

Mapcode Global: VH96Q.TMJS

Entry Name: The Red Lion Public House

Listing Date: 29 July 1969

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1021726

English Heritage Legacy ID: 314315

Location: Melksham, Wiltshire, SN12

County: Wiltshire

Civil Parish: Melksham

Built-Up Area: Melksham

Traditional County: Wiltshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Wiltshire

Church of England Parish: Melksham

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Listing Text

ST 9063 MELKSHAM THE CITY
(south side)

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

29.7.69
II

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

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