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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: 1136655



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


District: Cheshire West and Chester

District Type: Unitary Authority

Parish: Tarporley

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 14-Feb-1986

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 57244

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1/56 The Swan Hotel


Hotel. Late C18/Early C19. Plum Flemish bond brick with slate roof and ashlar dressings. Three storeys. Entrance front: 5 bays symmetrically disposed. Moulded ashlar plinth, band at level of first floor window sills and moulded cornice to top of wall. To either side are canted bays which have continuous bands at the level of the ground and second floor window sills. The central window of these bays are of Venetian form with heavy wedge lintels rising to arches at the centre. The central lights are of 3 x 4 panes and the lateral of 1 x 4 panes. The windows to the angles are of 3 x 4 panes with wedge lintels. The first and second floor windows are similar. Between is a central doorway with moulded surround and band of flutings to the lintel and a pediment over. Set above a double flight of 5 steps with moulded treads. Windows to either side of 3 x 4 panes with wedge lintels. Three similar windows to first and second floors. To the right is a coachway with first floor above joining this to the Market Hall (q.v.).

Listing NGR: SJ5538062628

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National Grid Reference: SJ 55382 62610


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