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Red Lion House

A Grade II* Listed Building in Burford, Oxfordshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.8075 / 51°48'27"N

Longitude: -1.637 / 1°38'13"W

OS Eastings: 425127

OS Northings: 212161

OS Grid: SP251121

Mapcode National: GBR 5SW.LYX

Mapcode Global: VHBZS.KTZQ

Entry Name: Red Lion House

Listing Date: 12 September 1955

Last Amended: 1 March 1990

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1266762

English Heritage Legacy ID: 420662

Location: Burford, West Oxfordshire, Oxfordshire, OX18

County: Oxfordshire

District: West Oxfordshire

Civil Parish: Burford

Built-Up Area: Burford

Traditional County: Oxfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire

Church of England Parish: Burford

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

BURFORD AND UPTON HIGH STREET
AND SIGNET (West Side)
SP2512 (Enlargement) Nos 114, 116, 118, 120
7/145 and 122 (Red Lion
12.9.55 House) (Previously
listed as Barclays
Bank).

GV II*


Burgage house, former hostelry, now shops to front. Early-mid C19 front
to C15 house remodelled in C17. Usual cross-passage plan with rear wing.
Ashlar with coped parapet, Cotswold stone roof, C20 ashlar chimneys to
right hand gable with corniced capping. 3 storeys: 2 windows, glazing-
bar casements on 2nd floor and sashes to 1st floor, central bivalve doors
with transom light, angled bay with glazing-bar sashes to left, irregular
alley door and window to right. The rear roof slop has an octagonal
golden ashlar C15 chimney and a hipped dormer. 2-storey 3:1 window rear
wing with residual timber-framing, There are inside 2 excellent
chimneypieces, one on corbels in C14 style, the other with the quatrefoil
panels to lintel and reveals which seems to be a feature of Burford
fireplaces.


Listing NGR: SP2512712161

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

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