This browser is not fully supported by Historic England. Please update your browser to the latest version so that you get the best from our website.


List Entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.


List entry Number: 1138073



The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.


District: Cornwall

District Type: Unitary Authority

Parish: St. Columb Major

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 10-Feb-1967

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

Legacy System Information

The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System: LBS

UID: 71228

Asset Groupings

This list entry does not comprise part of an Asset Grouping. Asset Groupings are not part of the official record but are added later for information.

List entry Description

Summary of Building

Legacy Record - This information may be included in the List Entry Details.

Reasons for Designation

Legacy Record - This information may be included in the List Entry Details.


Legacy Record - This information may be included in the List Entry Details.


ST COLUMB MAJOR FORE STREET (west side), SW 9063-9163 St Columb Major 17/224 The Red Lion Hotel 10.2.67


Inn. Circa 1810, with alterations and additions of late C19 and C20. Granite ashlar front, rendered at the right side. Hipped bitumenised slate roof behind parapet. Stacks to sides with rendered shafts. Plan: Double depth plan; large room to left, possibly originally 2 rooms, and smaller room to right at the front with entrance leading to entrance hall set off- centre to right. Service room and assembly room at the rear. There was formerly a carriage arch to right, leading to the rear courtyard, now demolished. Exterior: 2 storeys, early symmetrical 4-window front; the entrance bay is second from right and slightly advanced. Plinth, band course, cornice and parapet with coping. First floor has 4 paired plate-glass sashes of C19 in original openings with keystones and voussoirs. Ground floor has 3 similar paired sashes. Entrance bay has panelled double doors with overlight and sidelights. There is a marble plaque on the front wall recording the Cornwall County wrestling, 1826-1926, in memory of James Polkinghorne, wrestler of St Columb of 1826. The right side has 2-storey early C20 wing to right with sashes at ground and first floor and double doors to left. Interior: Not inspected.

Listing NGR: SW9125263556

Selected Sources

Legacy Record - This information may be included in the List Entry Details

National Grid Reference: SW 91252 63556


© Crown Copyright and database right 2018. All rights reserved. Ordnance Survey Licence number 100024900.
© British Crown and SeaZone Solutions Limited 2018. All rights reserved. Licence number 102006.006.
Use of this data is subject to Terms and Conditions.

The above map is for quick reference purposes only and may not be to scale. For a copy of the full scale map, please see the attached PDF - 1138073 .pdf

The PDF will be generated from our live systems and may take a few minutes to download depending on how busy our servers are. We apologise for this delay.

This copy shows the entry on 16-Aug-2018 at 05:09:37.

End of official listing