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Red Lion

A Grade II Listed Building in Tarvin, Cheshire West and Chester

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Latitude: 53.1976 / 53°11'51"N

Longitude: -2.7634 / 2°45'48"W

OS Eastings: 349100

OS Northings: 366992

OS Grid: SJ491669

Mapcode National: GBR 7H.2F8N

Mapcode Global: WH889.JWBK

Entry Name: Red Lion

Listing Date: 8 November 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1136946

English Heritage Legacy ID: 55764

Location: Tarvin, Cheshire West and Chester, CH3

County: Cheshire West and Chester

Civil Parish: Tarvin

Built-Up Area: Tarvin

Traditional County: Cheshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cheshire

Church of England Parish: Tarvin St Andrew

Church of England Diocese: Chester

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Listing Text

(West Side)

2/60 Red Lion.


Formerly inn, now public house: mid C18 with mid C19 alterations.
Chipped and rendered red brick. Welsh slate roof, hipped at one end.
2 brick chimneys. Developed from single-pile to L-shaped plan.
3-storey, nearly symmetrical 3-bay front. Plastered plinth, plain
pilaster and sill bands at 1st floor. Ground storey has a 3-light
wooden casement with glazing bars, and a larger window with simple
wooden architraves. Central plain doorcase with 6-panelled door
(2 glazed). Above are flush 12 and 6-pane sashes with heavy glazing
bars in simple architraves.
Interior: has inglenook fireplace in lounge bar, and exposed ceiling
beams. Staircase from 1st to 2nd floor has column newels and
balusters, the landing has a crisscross balustrade (see Hamilton House
(q.v.) opposite). Some C19 4 and 6-panelled pine doors.

Listing NGR: SJ4910066986

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