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Old Red Lion Shopping Centre

A Grade II Listed Building in Stratford-upon-Avon, Warwickshire

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Latitude: 52.1926 / 52°11'33"N

Longitude: -1.7046 / 1°42'16"W

OS Eastings: 420286

OS Northings: 254968

OS Grid: SP202549

Mapcode National: GBR 4LT.FW0

Mapcode Global: VHBY0.D5P0

Entry Name: Old Red Lion Shopping Centre

Listing Date: 25 October 1951

Last Amended: 4 April 1994

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1204216

English Heritage Legacy ID: 366156

Location: Stratford-upon-Avon, Stratford-on-Avon, Warwickshire, CV37

County: Warwickshire

Civil Parish: Stratford-upon-Avon

Built-Up Area: Stratford-upon-Avon

Traditional County: Warwickshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Warwickshire

Church of England Parish: Stratford on Avon Holy Trinity

Church of England Diocese: Coventry

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Listing Text


604-1/10/13 (South side)
25/10/51 Nos.4 AND 5
Old Red Lion Shopping Centre
(Formerly Listed as:
(South side)
Nos.4 AND 5
Old Red Lion Inn)


Public house, now 2 shops. c1810 facade to possibly C17
building, C19 rear addition; altered 1980s. Brick; C20 tile
and slate roofs.
2 storeys with attic; 2-window range with 2-storey wing to
right and 3-storey, single-window range, No.5, to right. Steep
roof to left range, slate roof to wing and deep parapet and
slate roof to right range. Entrance to left range has baseless
pilasters and Tuscan entablature to C20 door;
elliptical-arched carriage entrance to wing and late C20
traditional-style shop front to right range. 1st floor has
canted bay window with 8:12:8-pane horned sashes, probably
C20, and 2 windows with sills and 12-pane horned sashes;
French window to wing has cast-iron balcony; canted bay window
with 2:4:2-pane horned sashes and 2 consoles to right end; 2
hipped dormers with 2-light casements, and C20 two-light
casement to right end. C19 brick rear wings have been very
much altered and extended as shopping centre.
INTERIOR: some remaining early brickwork and broadly chamfered
beam to ground floor of 2-unit front range; 1st floor has
double collar truss with struts, end trusses with
timber-framed infill and braced collar purlin; wind braces.
Rear wing has 3-bay king-post roof with some exposed
timber-framing to former end wall, and C19 three-bay king-post
roof to addition.
(Bearman R: Stratford-upon-Avon: A History of its Streets and
Buildings: Nelson: 1988-: 16).

Listing NGR: SP2028654968

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

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