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Angel Inn, Swanton Morley

Description: Angel Inn

Grade: II
Date Listed: 20 May 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 220782

OS Grid Reference: TG0126416112
OS Grid Coordinates: 601264, 316112
Latitude/Longitude: 52.7052, 0.9776

Location: 66 Greengate, Swanton Morley, Norfolk NR20 4ND

Locality: Swanton Morley
Local Authority: Breckland District Council
County: Norfolk
Country: England
Postcode: NR20 4ND

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Listing Text

(west side)

4/35 Angel Inn

- II

Public House. C17 and later. Timber frame mainly replaced with brick. Pantile
roofs. Lobby Entrance type farmhouse with an early C19 addition replacing
the eastern section. Brick facing of timber frame contemporary with addition.
2 storeys. Irregular fenestration to original part with doorway, beneath skew-
back arch opposite stack and a 2-light casement window above: C19 4-light
mullion window beneath skewback arch at ground floor with a modern 3-light
casement above. Dentil cornices. Steeply pitched roof and massive axial
stack with 4 rebuilt octagonal shafts on original moulded brick bases.
Addition with a symmetrical 3-bay facade with central doorway. 4 (formerly
5) 3-light hollow chamfered mullion windows with transoms at ground floor
level. Hipped roof. Various later additions to side and rear. Interior.
Ogee moulded bridging joists with exceptionally elaborate stops. Chamfered
common joists with barred stops. Former staircase to entrance side of stack.
Reputed historical association with the family of Abraham Lincoln.

Listing NGR: TG0126416112

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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