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The White Lion Inn

A Grade II Listed Building in Cirencester, Gloucestershire

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Latitude: 51.7201 / 51°43'12"N

Longitude: -1.9706 / 1°58'14"W

OS Eastings: 402124

OS Northings: 202378

OS Grid: SP021023

Mapcode National: GBR 3QY.0M8

Mapcode Global: VHB2Q.S1K5

Plus Code: 9C3WP2CH+3P

Entry Name: The White Lion Inn

Listing Date: 14 June 1948

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1205971

English Heritage Legacy ID: 365292

Location: Cirencester, Cotswold, Gloucestershire, GL7

County: Gloucestershire

Civil Parish: Cirencester

Built-Up Area: Cirencester

Traditional County: Gloucestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire

Church of England Parish: Cirencester St John the Baptist

Church of England Diocese: Gloucester

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Listing Text


578-1/4/155 (North East side)
14/06/48 No.8
The White Lion Inn


Public house. Late C17/early C18 with early C19 wing and some
later alterations. Coursed squared limestone; coursed
limestone rubble wing; concrete tile roof with rebuilt brick
left- and right-end stacks and 2 rear axial stacks. 2 storeys
and attic; 4-window range; 2-storey 1-window wing to right.
First floor has four 2-light stone mullion and transom windows
with small chamfers in moulded stone surrounds with stone
cills; 3 similar windows to ground floor, to right with early
C18 6/6-pane sash. Moulded stone doorcase to centre right with
heavy keystone, pulvinated frieze and moulded cornice;
part-glazed 6-panel door. Two gabled dormers with C20 glazing;
one C20 rooflight. Shallow plinth, moulded strings over first
and second floors. Extension to right has one 6/6-pane sash to
first floor; one C19 2/2-pane sash to ground floor and pair of
plank doors giving access to rear. INTERIOR has late C17/early
C18 scissored string stair with turned balusters from ground
to first floor; upper floors not inspected. Moulded beam in
front bar has ogee stops; ground floor opened out and much
altered. Late C19 2-storey brick extension to rear.

Listing NGR: SP0212302385

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

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