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The Old Red Lion

A Grade II Listed Building in Kings Langley, Hertfordshire

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Latitude: 51.7145 / 51°42'52"N

Longitude: -0.4459 / 0°26'45"W

OS Eastings: 507464

OS Northings: 202889

OS Grid: TL074028

Mapcode National: GBR G77.G2M

Mapcode Global: VHFSD.754J

Entry Name: The Old Red Lion

Listing Date: 2 December 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1348441

English Heritage Legacy ID: 157699

Location: Kings Langley, Dacorum, Hertfordshire, WD4

County: Hertfordshire

District: Dacorum

Civil Parish: Kings Langley

Built-Up Area: Hemel Hempstead

Traditional County: Hertfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire

Church of England Parish: King's Langley

Church of England Diocese: St.Albans

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Listing Text

TL 0702 (East side)

13/165 No. 84
- (The Old Red Lion)


House, sometime an inn. Late C16, S bay C17, renovated as a house and SE
wing built c.1980. Timber frame with square framing exposed in N gable
and rear with brick nogging, red brick casing to W front and N lean-to,
plastered SE wing, and steep old red tile roofs. A 2-storeys house on
roadside facing W with rear outshut as cellar on E and 2 storeys gabled
extension at SE. Large external C17 chimney at S gable with one flue
behind the other and tiled roof to side oven. Single-flue C18 chimney up
N gable. 4-bay structure with a narrow bay at middle with a long N bay
with axial beam, and 2 S bays - the S one probably C17. Brick W front
has 3 C19 windows to each floor and doorway to RH of lower middle window
replaced by a similar 2-light flush casement window under segmental
arch. 3-light casements to outer windows. Brick eaves band and wooden
boxed eaves. Entrance moved to E side c.1980. Interior has exposed
timbers with heavy curved braces to tie-beams and clasped-purlin
queen-strut-and-collar roof with wind braces. (KLLHMS report 1978 in

Listing NGR: TL0746402889

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