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Latitude: 51.8115 / 51°48'41"N
Longitude: -0.294 / 0°17'38"W
OS Eastings: 517706
OS Northings: 213915
OS Grid: TL177139
Mapcode National: GBR H7L.BHB
Mapcode Global: VHGPB.VQGP
Entry Name: The Swan Public House
Listing Date: 15 June 1971
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1175876
English Heritage Legacy ID: 163979
Location: Wheathampstead, St. Albans, Hertfordshire, AL4
District: St. Albans
Civil Parish: Wheathampstead
Built-Up Area: Wheathampstead
Traditional County: Hertfordshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire
Church of England Parish: Wheathampstead
Church of England Diocese: St.Albans
TL 11 SE WHEATHAMPSTEAD HIGH STREET
6/430 The Swan P.H.
Public House. Built c.1500 with an open hall of 2 bays and a bay
each end. 2-storey wing added on S mid-late C17. Refronted in
early-mid C19. Red brick ground floor, roughcast upper floor.
Plain tile roof. 2 blocks, the northerly one single storey and
attics. Large mid-late C17 red brick chimney stack on S end with
coped off-sets and corbelled-out caps. The front has 3 canted
window bays to the ground floor, the southerly two with sash
windows. N block has a central door with reeded panels and cut
bracket hood. Above this a sash window. C17 ridge stack.
Internally, the S end has ovolo moulded floor beams. Low-
ceilinged c.1500 bay between the S end and the centre, which has
a C17 chamfer-stopped beam and a large inglenook. Early-mid C19
rear extension on S. (RCHM Typescript).
Listing NGR: TL1770613915
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