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The Swan, St Paul's Walden

Description: The Swan

Grade: II
Date Listed: 8 February 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 162942

OS Grid Reference: TL1856521075
OS Grid Coordinates: 518565, 221075
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8757, -0.2791

Location: 58 B651, Hitchin, Hertfordshire SG4 8AJ

Locality: St Paul's Walden
Local Authority: North Hertfordshire District Council
County: Hertfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: SG4 8AJ

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Listing Text

(South side)

12/150 No. 47 (The Swan)


An ale house and shop, now a private house. Early C19 remodelling of an
older narrower building taking in the former rear outshut. Red brick
with some blue headers. Slate pitched roof. A long 2-storeys and cellar
house on street front facing N, with lean-to extension on E end. 3
windows to 1st floor, flush box sashes with 8/12 panes. Similar windows
flank the 6-panel flush-beaded door a third from the W. Large internal
chimney a third from E. E part has blocked door and shallow canted-bay
shop-window with panelled pilasters, full entablature, and small panes.
Brick base. Door-surround to ale house has panelled pilasters, full
entablature and flat hood on shaped brackets.

Listing NGR: TL1856521075

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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