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Red Lion Brewery

A Grade II Listed Building in Farnham, Surrey

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Latitude: 51.2119 / 51°12'42"N

Longitude: -0.798 / 0°47'52"W

OS Eastings: 484056

OS Northings: 146536

OS Grid: SU840465

Mapcode National: GBR DB3.WM2

Mapcode Global: VHDY2.3SZV

Entry Name: Red Lion Brewery

Listing Date: 29 December 1972

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1116573

English Heritage Legacy ID: 443168

Location: Farnham, Waverley, Surrey, GU9

County: Surrey

District: Waverley

Civil Parish: Farnham

Built-Up Area: Farnham

Traditional County: Surrey

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Surrey

Church of England Parish: Farnham

Church of England Diocese: Guildford

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Listing Text

(North West Side)
Red Lion Brewery

SU 8446 NW 6/170
SU 8446 7/170


Large Long L-Shaped malthouse. Mid C19 to early C20. Complex of several connecting buildings of different height and shapes. Red Brick. Gabled slate roofs. Internal spaces divided into aisles by iron columns. Large front along the River Wey comprises 5 sections rising to different heights; 2 storeys; small segmental headed openings at different levels. Originally a tannery on site of west range; the form of the present building is the result of an amalgamantion of Barrett's Brewery, which has been developed in the west range from 1845 onwards, with Robert Simpson's maltings which had been developed in the east part since 1830s. At thimne of re-survey undergoing restoration. [see N Temple, "Farnham Buildings and people", pg 94]

The listed buildings in Red Lion Lane (north west side) Bridge Square, Firgrove Hill (west side) and Nos 57 and 59 Abbey Street form a group.

Listing NGR: SU8405646536

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