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Merrie Lion Public House

A Grade II Listed Building in Fenny Compton, Warwickshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.1683 / 52°10'5"N

Longitude: -1.3906 / 1°23'26"W

OS Eastings: 441778

OS Northings: 252395

OS Grid: SP417523

Mapcode National: GBR 7RL.37V

Mapcode Global: VHBY5.VR7P

Entry Name: Merrie Lion Public House

Listing Date: 8 April 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1024236

English Heritage Legacy ID: 306182

Location: Fenny Compton, Stratford-on-Avon, Warwickshire, CV47

County: Warwickshire

District: Stratford-on-Avon

Civil Parish: Fenny Compton

Traditional County: Warwickshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Warwickshire

Church of England Parish: Avon Dassett with Fenny Compton

Church of England Diocese: Coventry

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Listing Text

FENNY COMPTON HIGH STREET
SP4052 (West side)
6/71 Merrie Lion Public House

GV II


Shown on O.S. map as Red Lion Public House.
Public house. Dated 1710, with mid C19 and late C19/C20 additions. Regular
coursed ironstone with string course; colourwashed brick front wing. C20 tile
roofs; brick ridge and end stacks. Formerly 3-unit plan, extended to complex
L-plan. 2 storeys; 2-window range. Late C20 door with concrete lintel in
re-entrant angle. C20 canted bay window has leaded lights and slate roof. C19
three-light casements on first floor. Datestone with cornice has initials TBM.
Sundial across right corner has painted panel with moulded cornice and painted
numerals. Wing at right angles on left has no windows to front. End stack. Right
return side: 2-window range. Casements with some glazing bars, on ground floor
under cambered brick arches. Right return side of main range, to High Street,
have one-window wing. C20 door. C19 casements. All openings with wood lintels.
Interior altered.


Listing NGR: SP4177852395

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