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The Red Lion Public House

A Grade II Listed Building in Snargate, Kent

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Latitude: 51.0219 / 51°1'18"N

Longitude: 0.8365 / 0°50'11"E

OS Eastings: 599030

OS Northings: 128554

OS Grid: TQ990285

Mapcode National: GBR RY6.VQD

Mapcode Global: FRA D6MD.ZPV

Entry Name: The Red Lion Public House

Listing Date: 23 April 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1277477

English Heritage Legacy ID: 175574

Location: Snargate, Shepway, Kent, TN29

County: Kent

District: Shepway

Civil Parish: Snargate

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent

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Listing Text

TQ 990 285 SNARGATE B2080
(South West side)
The Red Lion Public House

Public house, former shop and attached outbuildings. C19 facade to C18 or earlier building.
MATERIALS: white painted channelled stucco to front, red brick to rear. Plain tile roofs. Central ridge stack to front range, 2 mid-roof stacks to rear.
PLAN: 2 parallel ranges. Two bars on left extending through both ranges. Further bar (former shop) on right.
EXTERIOR: 2 storeys on plinth, hipped roof. Regular 3-bay front. Panelled doors in centre and at right end, both with chamfered jambs and cambered heads. Recessed 6-pane glazing-bar sashes, 2 on ground floor, 3 on first floor. Single storey attached outbuildings left and right. Rear range with half-hipped roof to left, hipped to right.
INTERIOR: Full-height match board panelling in front part of front, left-hand room; dado match board panelling in rear part; bar counter with vertical rectangular panels and white marble top and 4 hand pumps in a pewter housing; fixed bench seating under window. Timber and glazed full-height screen between front and back bar. Match board panelled corridor to right-hand room; glazing serving hatch in door to this room; fixed seating under window.
Now a rare example of a simple, unaltered rural public house with its fittings surviving intact.

Listing NGR: TQ9903028554

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

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