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Red Lion Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Alton, Staffordshire

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Latitude: 52.9766 / 52°58'35"N

Longitude: -1.894 / 1°53'38"W

OS Eastings: 407212

OS Northings: 342143

OS Grid: SK072421

Mapcode National: GBR 37R.7ZP

Mapcode Global: WHBD4.WF8X

Entry Name: Red Lion Cottage

Listing Date: 3 January 1967

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1037897

English Heritage Legacy ID: 275053

Location: Alton, Staffordshire Moorlands, Staffordshire, ST10

County: Staffordshire

District: Staffordshire Moorlands

Civil Parish: Alton

Built-Up Area: Alton

Traditional County: Staffordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Staffordshire

Church of England Parish: Alton St Peter

Church of England Diocese: Lichfield

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Listing Text

ALTON C.P. SMITHY BANK (North-west side)
SK 0642-0742
13/57 Red Lion Cottage

House. Dated "A.K. 1657" with later remodelling. Ashlar with
herringbone tooling, the front is partly rebuilt in brick and painted
white; plain tile roof; brick integral end stack and ridge stack.
Aligned north-east/south-west facing south-east. 2 storeys and gable-
lit attic with toothed eaves course; 3 bays, the left hand bay is a
later addition. C20 casements, large ground floor window to the left,
small fire window to left of centre, gable over left hand first floor
window; C20 gabled porch to right of centre with reset datestone.
Right hand gable: blocked chamfer mullioned windows with rebated
surrounds, two 2-light windows to the ground floor with straight hood
moulds, one 4-light window to first floor with returned hood mould and
single-light attic window also with returned hood mould.

Listing NGR: SK0721242143

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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