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20, Swan Street

A Grade II* Listed Building in Kingsclere, Hampshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.3237 / 51°19'25"N

Longitude: -1.2483 / 1°14'54"W

OS Eastings: 452473

OS Northings: 158552

OS Grid: SU524585

Mapcode National: GBR 945.WS6

Mapcode Global: VHCZS.9ZXN

Entry Name: 20, Swan Street

Listing Date: 18 May 1984

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1167623

English Heritage Legacy ID: 138245

Location: Kingsclere, Basingstoke and Deane, Hampshire, RG20

County: Hampshire

District: Basingstoke and Deane

Civil Parish: Kingsclere

Built-Up Area: Kingsclere

Traditional County: Hampshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hampshire

Church of England Parish: Kingsclere

Church of England Diocese: Winchester

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Listing Text

SU 5258 KINGSCLERE SWAN STREET
SU 5259
13/58
No 20

II*

Late C14, C16, C18. A timber-framed 2-bay medieval hall, with a 2-bay cross-wing
(solar above buttery) at the north side and a bay to the south side (now modern). The
front (east) of the last date lies forward of the frame, with 2 storeys, 4 windows.
Tile roof, hipped with lowered eaves at each end, brick dentil eaves. Painted
brickwork in Flemish bond, cambered ground floor openings, cement plinth. Casements,
half-glazed door in a solid frame, with a moulded canopy on brckets. At the south
side, the ground-floor wallng has been replaced by a modern section on either side of
a garage entrance. Within, there is an almost complete and massive frame, the large
beam above the centre of the hall has fragmentary remains of wide moulded arch braces
and at the centre is a carved head; above it is an arch-braced collar; part of the
arched frame of a doorway to the buttery remains. A massive chimney-breast was
inserted at the time of making the first floor (of wide boards) within the hall. At
the rear is a cast iron Gothic casement to an upper floor, and a modern rear
extension.


Listing NGR: SU5247358552

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