History in Structure

This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.

The Lion Hotel

A Grade II Listed Building in Castle, Bedford

We don't have any photos of this building yet. Why don't you be the first to send us one?

Upload Photo »

Approximate Location Map
Large Map »


Latitude: 52.1364 / 52°8'10"N

Longitude: -0.4663 / 0°27'58"W

OS Eastings: 505064

OS Northings: 249781

OS Grid: TL050497

Mapcode National: GBR G25.2XP

Mapcode Global: VHFQ7.VKVM

Entry Name: The Lion Hotel

Listing Date: 6 June 1952

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1138275

English Heritage Legacy ID: 35529

Location: Bedford, MK40

County: Bedford

Electoral Ward/Division: Castle

Parish: Non Civil Parish

Built-Up Area: Bedford

Traditional County: Bedfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Bedfordshire

Church of England Parish: Bedford St Paul

Church of England Diocese: St.Albans

Find accommodation in

Listing Text

(East Side)

Nos 53 & 55
(The Lion Hotel)
TL 0549 1/33 6.6.52.


Early C19. Stucco. 3 storeys, 6 sashes in architraves. 1st and ground
floor architraves have cornices, 2nd floor ones eared. Ground floor
channelling, 1st and 2nd floor 2 storey Roman Doric pilasters with
entablature, modillion cornice and blocking course. 1st floor cast
iron balconettes with anthemion motif. N M R.

Listing NGR: TL0506449781

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

Recommended Books

Other nearby listed buildings

BritishListedBuildings.co.uk is an independent online resource and is not associated with any government department. All government data published here is used under licence. Please do not contact BritishListedBuildings.co.uk for any queries related to any individual listed building, planning permission related to listed buildings or the listing process itself.

British Listed Buildings is a Good Stuff website.