THE SWAN HOTEL

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II*
List Entry Number:
1136655
Date first listed:
14-Feb-1986
Statutory Address:
THE SWAN HOTEL, HIGH STREET

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Location

Statutory Address:
THE SWAN HOTEL, HIGH STREET

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

District:
Cheshire West and Chester (Unitary Authority)
Parish:
Tarporley
National Grid Reference:
SJ 55382 62610

Details

SJ 56 SE TARPORLEY C.P. HIGH STREET

1/56 The Swan Hotel

GV II*

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

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
57244
Legacy System:
LBS

Legal

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

End of official listing

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Date: 30 Jul 2001
Reference: IOE01/02084/02
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