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The Swan Inn Public House

A Grade II Listed Building in Wantage, Oxfordshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.5885 / 51°35'18"N

Longitude: -1.428 / 1°25'40"W

OS Eastings: 439725

OS Northings: 187889

OS Grid: SU397878

Mapcode National: GBR 6Y5.CT2

Mapcode Global: VHC12.6BFM

Entry Name: The Swan Inn Public House

Listing Date: 3 December 1969

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1048550

English Heritage Legacy ID: 251215

Location: Wantage, Vale of White Horse, Oxfordshire, OX12

County: Oxfordshire

District: Vale of White Horse

Civil Parish: Wantage

Traditional County: Berkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire

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Listing Text

WANTAGE MARKET PLACE
SU3987NE (West side)
9/119 No.28 (The Swan Inn Public
03/12/69 House)

GV II


House. Remains of C15 service end of No.27 (q.v.), later alterations. Originally
timber-framed; clad in C18 Flemish bond colourwashed brick; old tile roof; brick
stack. Original plan form unclear. 2 storeys; 4-window range. Segmental arches
on ground floor, timber lintels on first floor, over 2 late C19 sashes and 5
late C19 two-light casements. Gabled roof; front lateral stack. Left gable end
adjoining No.27 (q.v.) has mid C18 sash above door and window of c.1970.
Interior: Exposed timber framing with arch brace adjoining No.27 (q.v.) has
mortice holes for now demolished framing on site of the Swan, and assembly for
front jetty continued through to No.27 (q.v.); jowled post to chamfered and
stopped beam. Roof structure, probably C17, obscured.


Listing NGR: SU3972587928

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