Description: Swans Barn
Date Listed: 19 September 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 160030
OS Grid Reference: TL4198515776
OS Grid Coordinates: 541985, 215776
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8226, 0.0587
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TL 4115 WIDFORD HUNSDON ROAD
5/21 Swans Barn
Barn, now a house. C17, converted to a house c1976.
Timberframed and dark weatherboarded with a red brick sill and a
steep old red tile roof. Formerly a tall barn, now a house of
one and a half storeys. A small recessed entrance on the E side
to the street with no other openings but a small rooflight in the
front slope. Weatherboarded old gabled tall wiggon porch in
middle of W side flanked by windows facing into the enclosed
yard. An historic weatherboarded barn adjoining the former Swan
Public House to N and essential to its setting. the character of
this picturesque village building has survived its conversion to
a house. Part of a varied group in this part of the Conservation
Area. Included for group value.
Listing NGR: TL4198515785
Source: English Heritage
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