The Swan Public House
- 27 Jul 2000
- The Swan Public House, Bedmond Road, Abbots Langley, Three Rivers, Hertfordshire, HP3 8SH
- Photograph (Digital)
This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.
TL 00 NE ABBOTS LANGLEY BEDMOND ROAD (East side) Pimlico
1/5 The Swan P.H.
Public house. C17 with early to mid C19 front range. Extended and altered C20. Timber frame to rear with brick nogging and casing.
Extended in brick, colourwashed and rendered. Tiled roofs. Early core is 2 bay 1 storey and attic cross wing to rear left front bay of which is incorporated in C19 front range. Left return: ground floor brick with a 3 light casement, first floor exposed mid rail and studs, flat topped dormer. Originally external end stack where this wing meets C19 front range. Rendered lean-to to rear gable end which has 2 casements, weatherboarding in steeply pitched gable. Front range: 2 storeys, 2 windows. Central entrance with flanking early C20 canted bays with colonnette mullions to 3 light casements, all under a hipped tiled hood.
2 single glazing bar sashes with cambered heads on 1st floor. Right end stack. Sham timber framing in left gable. C20 1 storey outshuts on rendered end walls, that to right with a door in a reveal with a pilastered surround, small casements, hipped roof. Lean-to addition to rear right of front range. Interior: ground floor stop chamfered binding beam. First floor not inspected.
Listing NGR: TL0937505068
© John Reeve. Source: Historic England Archive
This photograph was taken for the Images of England project
Photographer: Reeve, John
Rights Holder: Reeve, John
Brick, Render, Tile, Timber, Tudor Timber Framed Building, Elizabethan Monument <By Form>, Stuart Public House, Jacobean Commercial, Licensed Premises, Eating And Drinking Establishment, Recreational