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The Red Lion

A Grade II Listed Building in Wooburn, Buckinghamshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.5881 / 51°35'17"N

Longitude: -0.684 / 0°41'2"W

OS Eastings: 491268

OS Northings: 188513

OS Grid: SU912885

Mapcode National: GBR F74.7XH

Mapcode Global: VHFSV.3B8X

Entry Name: The Red Lion

Listing Date: 21 June 1955

Last Amended: 8 January 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1160159

English Heritage Legacy ID: 47065

Location: Wooburn, Wycombe, Buckinghamshire, HP10

County: Buckinghamshire

District: Wycombe

Civil Parish: Wooburn

Traditional County: Buckinghamshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Buckinghamshire

Church of England Parish: Wooburn

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

WOOBURN THE GREEN
SU 98 NW
6/182 The Red Lion (formerly listed
as The Red Lion Inn)
21.6.55
GV II
Public house. Late C18-early C19, with C16 gabled cross wing to right,
and altered C17 wing attached to left to rear of No. 40. C20
extensions to rear. Main block is of whitewashed brick with dentil
eaves, hipped old tile roof and brick chimneys. 2 storeys and attic,
7 bays. First floor has 5 4-pane sashes with cambered heads, and
blind window panels with inn signs to bays 3 and 6. Ground floor
has 2 canted bay windows with sashes, and tripartite sash to right,
all under flat asphalted hood on slender iron shafts. Half-glazed
C20 door between left windows with rectangular fanlight and panelled
pilasters; C20 board door with similar doorcase between right bays;
C20 door inserted to left. 2 gabled dormers with C20 paired wooden
casements. Some timber studding in rear wall. Cl6 wing to right has
whitewashed brick ground floor, whitewashed rendered upper storey and
roughcast over timber framing to right side. Plain tile roof, C19-C20
bargeboards. 2 storeys, lower than main block, with gable end to
green. Wooden casements with single horizontal glazing bars, 3-light
to ground floor, 4-light above. C20 board door to right. C17 rear
wing to left is timber framed with brick infill, rebuilt C20, formerly
a forge. Interior: right wing has heavy floor joists.


Listing NGR: SU9126888513

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