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The Swan Inn (Part), Woolpit

Description: The Swan Inn (Part)

Grade: II
Date Listed: 15 November 1954
English Heritage Building ID: 280895

OS Grid Reference: TL9737262397
OS Grid Coordinates: 597372, 262397
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2244, 0.8883

Location: The Street, Woolpit, Suffolk IP30 9QN

Locality: Woolpit
Local Authority: Mid Suffolk District Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP30 9QN

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Listing Text

TL 9762
5/142 The Swan Inn (part)
- (formerly listed as The
15.11.54 Swan Hotel)
Part of inn. C16 core with remodelling of 1759 as dated. Timber-framed,
encased in C18 red brick with rusticated painted brick quoins. Plaintiled
roof with two gabled casement dormers with leaded lights; the plaster gable of
the right-hand dormer bears the faint date 1759. A large C18 axial chimney of
red brick and an internal end chimney to left with parapet gable. 2 storeys
and attics. 3 windows. 3 C18 3-light casements at 1st storey with leaded
lights. Small-pane c19 cashes at ground storey with cambered heads. A flat-
roofed mid C20 splayed bay. To left is an C18/C19 4-panelled entrance door
with small oblong fanlight. Another entrance has a C20 8-panelled door with
flat canopy. Above this entrance is a prominent plastered niche with
rusticated quoins, designed to house a statue. One ground storey ceiling has
a heavy structure of early C16 type. The roof appears to have been raised in

Listing NGR: TL9739662371

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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