THE SWAN INN

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II*
List Entry Number:
1173914
Date first listed:
13-Apr-1961
Statutory Address:
THE SWAN INN, HIGH STREET

Map

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Location

Statutory Address:
THE SWAN INN, HIGH STREET

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

County:
Hertfordshire
District:
Broxbourne (District Authority)
National Grid Reference:
TL 37305 08821

Details

1. 5251 HODDESDON HIGH STREET (west side) Hoddesdon The Swan Inn TL 3708NW 6a/31 13.4.61

II* GV

2. 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

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
157485
Legacy System:
LBS

Sources

Books and journals
Pevsner, N, Cherry, B, The Buildings of England: Hertfordshire, (1977)

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: 11 Jun 2000
Reference: IOE01/02580/16
Rights: Copyright IoE Mr A. Gude. Source Historic England Archive
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