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Swan House and School View

A Grade II* Listed Building in Pembridge, County of Herefordshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.2181 / 52°13'5"N

Longitude: -2.8953 / 2°53'42"W

OS Eastings: 338933

OS Northings: 258139

OS Grid: SO389581

Mapcode National: GBR FB.2JF6

Mapcode Global: VH77B.RHRZ

Entry Name: Swan House and School View

Listing Date: 25 March 1987

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1301065

English Heritage Legacy ID: 150344

Location: Pembridge, County of Herefordshire, HR6

County: County of Herefordshire

Civil Parish: Pembridge

Built-Up Area: Pembridge

Traditional County: Herefordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Herefordshire

Church of England Parish: Pembridge with Moorcourt

Church of England Diocese: Hereford

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Listing Text

PEMBRIDGE CP WEST STREET (north side)
SO 3858 - 3958

10/86 Swan House and
25.3.87 School View

GV II*

Hall-house, now divided into two tenements. C14 with late C16 or early C17
inserted floor, extensively altered during late C19 and C20. Timber-framed
core refaced with brick on sandstone rubble plinth; Welsh slate roof. Hall
of six bays with later stacks added to east and west gable ends; entrances
to south front. Two storeys. Swan House to left with two 9-pane C20 glazing
barn sash windows on first floor; 12-pane glazing bar sash windows flank 5-
panelled door with plain overlight. School View to right with three small
2-light casement windows on first floor and two 2-light casement windows to
left of ledged door with lean-to porch below. Interior of Swan House
reveals moulded main posts of earlier core with moulded and embattled wall-
plate. Five trusses with moulded tie-beams formerly arch-braced (these
have been cut), moulded collars and cusped struts, two tiers of moulded
purlins and two tiers of cusped wind-bracing. Smoke blackened trusses.
The inserted cross-beamed ceiling has steeply chamfered beams. Open fire-
place with chamfered surround.


Listing NGR: SO3892858139

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