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The Black Swan Inn

A Grade II Listed Building in Langport, Somerset

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.0384 / 51°2'18"N

Longitude: -2.8273 / 2°49'38"W

OS Eastings: 342090

OS Northings: 126889

OS Grid: ST420268

Mapcode National: GBR MD.GZFF

Mapcode Global: FRA 46ZC.LCL

Entry Name: The Black Swan Inn

Listing Date: 7 February 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1056582

English Heritage Legacy ID: 263203

Location: Langport, South Somerset, Somerset, TA10

County: Somerset

District: South Somerset

Civil Parish: Langport

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text

LANGPORT CP NORTH STREET (West side)
ST4226
11/137 The Black Swan Inn
-
GV
II

Inn, C18 origins, reshaped C19. Local stone rubble, but brick facade in Flemish bond, colourwashedi plain clay tile
roof with simple gables; brick chimney stacks. Two storeys, 3 bays. Sash windows of 12 panes above, in plain openings;
below small C20 shopfront to bay 1, with recessed door to right, then a 12-pane sash window; to right of bay 2 a
20-pane sash window with segmental arched head, then a deep recess with flat head to bay 3, with C20 and leaded
sidelights. Painted brick extension to south gable, single-storey with pantiled roof and stepped coped gable with
finial, and throughway at south end. Range of outbuildings to rear, and C20 covered way on north gable. Interior not
seen. A Black Swan Inn mentioned as early as 1727 - possibly not on this site, but between 1815-41 this Inn was running
a friendly society. (VCH, vol III, 1974).


Listing NGR: ST4209026889

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