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Red Lion Hotel, 2-6 Tolbooth Street, Forres

A Category C Listed Building in Forres, Moray

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Coordinates

Latitude: 57.6098 / 57°36'35"N

Longitude: -3.6125 / 3°36'45"W

OS Eastings: 303751

OS Northings: 858905

OS Grid: NJ037589

Mapcode National: GBR K8FM.5WK

Mapcode Global: WH5H4.GZZL

Plus Code: 9C9RJ95P+WX

Entry Name: Red Lion Hotel, 2-6 Tolbooth Street, Forres

Listing Name: Tolbooth Street, Red Lion Hotel

Listing Date: 30 March 1983

Category: C

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 373073

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB31751

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Forres

County: Moray

Town: Forres

Electoral Ward: Forres

Traditional County: Morayshire

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Description

Dated 1838. Originally 3 later 18th century 2-storey houses,
one with gable end to Tolbooth Street, later linked by 5-bay
1838 facade with extra fenestration inserted in ground floor.
Rendered, painted margins. Shaped gable to wide N (right)
bay with date stone, small corbelled bartizan at base. Large
2-light round arched window under hoodmould. 2 gablet dormers
to earlier building. End stacks; slate roof.

Statement of Interest

Appears on Wood's map, 1823, as 3 houses, and as Brander's

Inn on 1868 OS.

Former Item 139 (1983 Revised List)

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