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Red Lion Inn and Red Lion Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Cotherstone, County Durham

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Latitude: 54.572 / 54°34'19"N

Longitude: -1.9829 / 1°58'58"W

OS Eastings: 401202

OS Northings: 519645

OS Grid: NZ012196

Mapcode National: GBR GHLK.HT

Mapcode Global: WHB4C.HBZV

Entry Name: Red Lion Inn and Red Lion Cottage

Listing Date: 12 January 1967

Last Amended: 17 June 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1310718

English Heritage Legacy ID: 111222

Location: Cotherstone, County Durham, DL12

County: County Durham

Civil Parish: Cotherstone

Built-Up Area: Cotherstone

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): County Durham

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Listing Text

NZ 0119 (West side)

30/59 Red Lion Inn
12/1/67 Red Lion Cottage
(Formerly listed as
GV Red Lion Inn)
Public House with cottage to left. Dated 1738, on door lintel of public house,
with later alterations. Squared rubble; cottage rendered. Concrete-tiled roof
with grey brick chimney stacks, Possibly a linear-plan farmstead with cross-
passage and byre to right, now a continuous 2-storey, 6-bay front. Ground-floor
right bay of cottage pertains to Public House.

4-bay Public House with raised-and-chamfered quoins. Replaced door, in third
bay, in slightly-projecting, tooled surround with lintel inscribed : TH 1738.
2 replaced 2-pane sashes in architraves to left; early C20 3-light sash window,
horse-tethering ring and blocked doorway to right. Blank bay above doorway
flanked by replaced 2-pane sashes, in architraves to left and in projecting
surrounds with extended sills to right.

Cottage, of 2 wide bays, with raised-and-chamfered quoins. Late C20 bay window
to left of 2 gabled porches. 2 replaced casements above in architraves.

Steeply-pitched roof with swept eaves. Rebuilt end stacks and 3 ridge stacks.

Rear wing to right, late C20 rear additions and gabled porches of cottage
section are not of special interest. Cottage included for group value.

Listing NGR: NZ0120219645

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