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The Black Swan Inn and Maws Stores, Kirkbymoorside

Description: The Black Swan Inn and Maws Stores

Grade: II
Date Listed: 14 July 1955
English Heritage Building ID: 328416

OS Grid Reference: SE6967686514
OS Grid Coordinates: 469676, 486514
Latitude/Longitude: 54.2695, -0.9316

Location: W End, Kirkbymoorside, North Yorkshire YO62 6AA

Locality: Kirkbymoorside
Local Authority: Ryedale District Council
County: North Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: YO62 6AA

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Listing Text

(west side)

6/58 Nos 11 and 13 (The Black
1/7/55 Swan Inn) and 15(Maws
Stores) (formerly listed
as Black Swan Hotel)


Inn, now inn and shop. Dated on porch lintel: 'ANO DOM 1632 OCTOBER XI
WILLIAM WOOD'; extended in C18; subdivided late C19. Timber frame clad in
coursed Limestone, now whitewashed; brick and sandstone extensions; pantile
roof; brick stacks. Originally 2-cell, through-passage plan, with rear wing
to left; later extensions to left and right and to rear right. 2 storey
with central, projecting, gabled, porch, and 4 first floor windows. Raised
quoins to right. Porch has 4 carved posts supporting a first floor room
with a continuous band of round-headed windows under plain bargeboards
Present entrance to inn to centre of left part. C19/C20 openings to ground
floor. To right of porch is the double-fronted shop window. Fenestration
to first floor is irregular, with a 5-light horizontal sliding sash under an
original timber lintel to left of porch, and 4-pane sashes to right. Coped
gables, and one end right and one centre stacks. Interior: timber framing to
the rear and sides of the original 2-cell building survives within later
stone walls. Original 5-bay, king-post roof framing also survives. In the
inn bar to the right is a complete fireplace with heck, bressumer and spice
cupboard. R Hayes and J Rutter, (Cruck-framed Buildings in Ryedale and
Eskdale, p 64.

Listing NGR: SE6966886512

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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