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The Swan Public House, Abbots Langley

Description: The Swan Public House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 3 October 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 158652

OS Grid Reference: TL0937505068
OS Grid Coordinates: 509375, 205068
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7337, -0.4176

Location: Bedmond Road, Abbots Langley, Hertfordshire HP3 8SH

Locality: Abbots Langley
Local Authority: Three Rivers District Council
County: Hertfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: HP3 8SH

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Listing Text

(East side)

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

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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