The Swan Inn
- 11 Jun 2000
- The Swan Inn, High Street, Hoddesdon, Broxbourne, Hertfordshire, EN11 8HD
- Photograph (Digital)
This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.
5251 HODDESDON HIGH STREET (west side) Hoddesdon The Swan Inn TL 3708NW 6a/31 13.4.61
Mainly C16 timberframed. 5-6 bays. Plastered ground floor, exposed half-timbered and plastered upper floor. Welsh and Westmoreland slate front roof, mostly old tile on rear. L-plan having 2-block rear wing on S, which is C16/17 on E and C19, single storey, weatherboarded on W. 6-window front elevation has central, canted window bay on 2 wooden Tuscan column with 6 4- light casements and long sign beam. Closely studded upper floor, some diagonal braces, S side jettied on moulded bressumer, N side on bull-nosed joists. 1st floor sash windows, late C19 multi-pane shop front on N. Interior mostly with chamfered and stopped floor beams and joists. 2nd bay from S with v-profile moulded beams. Visually the most striking timberframed inn in the district. (Pevsner (1977) ).
Listing NGR: TL3730508821
© Mr A. Gude. Source: Historic England Archive
This photograph was taken for the Images of England project
Photographer: Gude, A.
Rights Holder: Gude, A.
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