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White Lion Inn

A Grade II Listed Building in Bridgwater, Somerset

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.128 / 51°7'40"N

Longitude: -3.0055 / 3°0'19"W

OS Eastings: 329736

OS Northings: 137002

OS Grid: ST297370

Mapcode National: GBR M5.98D5

Mapcode Global: VH7DH.VXH5

Entry Name: White Lion Inn

Listing Date: 16 December 1974

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1197392

English Heritage Legacy ID: 373931

Location: Bridgwater, Sedgemoor, Somerset, TA6

County: Somerset

District: Sedgemoor

Civil Parish: Bridgwater

Built-Up Area: Bridgwater

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text


BRIDGWATER

ST2937SE HIGH STREET
736-1/10/116 (South side)
16/12/74 White Lion Inn

GV II

Public house. C17, remodelled early C19. Painted brick with
pantile roof. Single-depth extended to double-depth plan. 2
storeys with attic; 2-window range. 2 raking dormers behind a
parapet; recessed panels over flat gauged brick arches to C20
horned 8/8-pane sash windows. On the ground floor, panelled
pilasters flank slightly right-of-centre door and fascia which
has moulded consoles to the sides flanking C20 large 3-light
windows with small panes. The C20 door to rear is slightly
left of centre implying a possible former 2-unit
through-passage plan, it is flanked on both floors by C20
horned 8/8-pane sash windows, timber lintels to first floor
and slightly cambered brick arches to ground floor. INTERIOR:
substantial chamfered cross-beam to left of door; the central
formerly rear wall is approx 1.5m thick, broken through to
right where there was probably an open fireplace as room above
has boarded-up chimney breast above and slightly to left of
it. The attic is plastered but painted rough purlins are
exposed.


Listing NGR: ST2973637006

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