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Red Lion Inn

A Grade II Listed Building in Martlesham, Suffolk

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Latitude: 52.0772 / 52°4'38"N

Longitude: 1.2849 / 1°17'5"E

OS Eastings: 625192

OS Northings: 247188

OS Grid: TM251471

Mapcode National: GBR VP0.MPQ

Mapcode Global: VHLBW.713X

Plus Code: 9F4337GM+VW

Entry Name: Red Lion Inn

Listing Date: 12 July 1983

Last Amended: 12 August 1983

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1030895

English Heritage Legacy ID: 285041

Location: Martlesham, East Suffolk, Suffolk, IP12

County: Suffolk

Civil Parish: Martlesham

Built-Up Area: Martlesham

Traditional County: Suffolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk

Church of England Parish: Martlesham St Mary the Virgin

Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich

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In the entry for MARTLESHAM MAIN STREET (West side)
Red Lion Inn

The item shall be amended to read MAIN ROAD (Westside)

Red Lion Inn



2/14 Red Lion Inn


Public house. Late C16 with early C19 wing to right hand side of original 'L'
plan indicated by C16 projecting gable to left hand end. Two storeys. Timber
framed and plastered with colour washed brick face to C19 wing; plain tiled
roof with decorative barge boards. Red brick stack of squared diagonally set
detached chimneys. Central gable with three sided oriel window, casements with
semi circular transome; at ground floor there is a 3 sided bay with sashes in
flush frames and glazing bars and cornice over. C19 wing has sash windows in
flush frames with glazing bars and gauged flat arches. Main entrance door is
blocked up and has pilasters and bracketed canopy. Lion's head sign c.1740 is
said to be ship's figure head from battle of Sole Bay. Interior has ornamental
plaster ceiling.

Listing NGR: TM2519247188

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