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Latitude: 50.6861 / 50°41'9"N
Longitude: -2.1102 / 2°6'36"W
OS Eastings: 392307
OS Northings: 87385
OS Grid: SY923873
Mapcode National: GBR 32T.TJ6
Mapcode Global: FRA 67G8.9PN
Entry Name: The Red Lion Hotel
Listing Date: 7 May 1952
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1119946
English Heritage Legacy ID: 108110
Location: Wareham Town, Purbeck, Dorset, BH20
Civil Parish: Wareham Town
Built-Up Area: Wareham
Traditional County: Dorset
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset
Church of England Parish: Wareham Lady St Mary
Church of England Diocese: Salisbury
5190 WEST STREET
The Red Lion Hotel
SY 9287 1/80 7.5.52.
C18. Yellow brick, with red brick dressings, quoins and rubber voussoirs. Hipped
tile roof. Hammer-dressed Purbeck stone plinth. 2 storeys and attics. Brick
oversailing courses at eaves. Giant pilasters at each end. 3 ranges of sashes
with glazing bars and keystones. 3 modern attic dormers. Double doors with 6
panels (4 fielded) and semi-circular fanlight, in reveals with fielded panelling.
Doorcase with fluted Doric pilasters taking full entablature and open pediment
with strapwork decoration in soffit.
Red brick extension to west: 1 range of round-arched sashes with glazing bars,
keystones and plain impost blocks. Chequer brick extension further to west: 2
ranges of flush-framed cased sashes with glazing bars and flush-panelled segment-headed
East elevation has 4 ranges of sashes with glazing bars and rubber voussoirs,
late C19 neo-Georgian doorcase, and 12-panelled gates with spikes in depressed-arched
carriage entrance with plain imposts and keystone. 4 modern attic dormers.
The Red Lion Hotel and Has 2 to 12 (even) form a group.
Listing NGR: SY9230787385
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