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Nos 27 and 27A the Red Lion Hotel

A Grade II Listed Building in Caistor, Lincolnshire

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Latitude: 53.4973 / 53°29'50"N

Longitude: -0.3155 / 0°18'55"W

OS Eastings: 511838

OS Northings: 401390

OS Grid: TA118013

Mapcode National: GBR VX70.H1

Mapcode Global: WHHJ2.4C07

Plus Code: 9C5XFMWM+WQ

Entry Name: Nos 27 and 27A the Red Lion Hotel

Listing Date: 1 November 1966

Last Amended: 24 January 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1359833

English Heritage Legacy ID: 196624

ID on this website: 101359833

Location: Caistor, West Lindsey, Lincolnshire, LN7

County: Lincolnshire

District: West Lindsey

Civil Parish: Caistor

Built-Up Area: Caistor

Traditional County: Lincolnshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lincolnshire

Church of England Parish: Caistor with Clixby

Church of England Diocese: Lincoln

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TA 1001-1101

(west side)
27 and 27A The Red Lion Hotel (formerly listed as The Red Lion Inn)


Hotel and shop; C17, 1835, with C20 alterations. Rendered
brick, stucco dressings, slate partially hipped roof, 4 brick
ridge stacks. 3 storey, 5 bay front, moulded cornice, lead
downpipe with rainwater hopper. Off centre doorway covered by
porch suported on ΒΌ engaged Tuscan columns supporting a
frieze and entablature. Porch has side lights. To left a
further C20 glazed doorway, to right a modified C19 glazing bar
sash. Beyond a basket carriage arch with plain capitals and a
raised keystone. On the first floor are 5 glazing bar sashes.
On the second floor 5 further similar windows. All sashes have
narrow sills and shallow splayed stucco lintels. On the corner
to High Street is a glazed door to 27B and on the corner itself
is a 4 light late C19 shop window with timber mullions which
follows the curvature of the wall. On the upper floors are 2
similar windows all with shaped stucco keystones. On the High
Street is an irregular single bay of fenestration; on the ground
floor a plain window, on the first floor a small opening light
and on the 2nd floor a blank opening. Further down High Street
is an earlier but attached block, probably C17. This is of 3
irregular bays on the ground floor and 2 above and is of 2
storeys with a steeply pitched pantiled gabled roof with raised
gable and kneeler. A central axial stack, and first floor band
with plain eaves band. .Off centre C19 4 panelled door with to
right 2 glazing bar sashes. On the first floor 2 smaller similar
windows. To rear, on first floor, large late C18 room with some
contemporary fittings presumably former ballroom.

Listing NGR: TA1183801390

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