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The Black Swan Public House, Trowbridge

Description: The Black Swan Public House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 26 November 1976
English Heritage Building ID: 313864

OS Grid Reference: ST8556958388
OS Grid Coordinates: 385569, 158388
Latitude/Longitude: 51.3244, -2.2085

Location: British Row, Trowbridge, Wiltshire BA14 8PF

Locality: Trowbridge
County: Wiltshire
Country: England
Postcode: BA14 8PF

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Listing Text

(North-East Side)
No 1
(The Black Swan
Public House)
ST 8558 5/126

Circa 1857 in traditional local Georgian style. 2 storeys and basement. 3 window ashlar
villa-type with centre break. Stepped plinth; side piers; draughted ground floor;
band at 1st floor level; cornice, mitred over piers; blocking course with shallow
pediment over central bay. Sash windows with marginal glazing. Central pilastered
doorpiece with cornice, plain doors with rectangular light over. 5 steps, guard
rail to blocked basement area on right. 2 painted scroll panels 1st floor (for
a previous inn sign); cast and wrought iron projecting inn sign bracket. Similar
elevation to west. Door with 4 raised and fielded panels, cast iron railings to
left, some retaining floral finials. 2 storey, 3 window projecting extension to

Nos 1 to 13 (consec), the centre block of the District Hospital and Nos 16 to 29
(consec) form a group.

Listing NGR: ST8556958388

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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