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The Swan Public House

A Grade II Listed Building in Sutton Valence, Kent

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Latitude: 51.2135 / 51°12'48"N

Longitude: 0.596 / 0°35'45"E

OS Eastings: 581413

OS Northings: 149240

OS Grid: TQ814492

Mapcode National: GBR QT7.TRN

Mapcode Global: VHJMN.8RYK

Entry Name: The Swan Public House

Listing Date: 20 October 1952

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1356585

English Heritage Legacy ID: 174130

Location: Sutton Valence, Maidstone, Kent, ME17

County: Kent

District: Maidstone

Civil Parish: Sutton Valence

Built-Up Area: Sutton Valence

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent

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Listing Text

TQ 8049-8149
(north side)
7/112 The Swan
Public House

Public house. C15 with C19 facade. Timber framed. Ground
floor clad with painted brick, left end of ground floor
rendered. First floor weatherboarded. Plain tile roof. Open
hall of 2 timber-framed bays with storeyed bay to each end;
possibly a Wealden. 2 storeys and cellar on irregular plinth.
Continuous jetty, stepped up across 2 central bays. Steeply
pitched roof hipped to right, hip returning with lower ridge.
Lower ridge over left end bay, with main roof hipped down to it.
Rear stack to left end and to rear of right hall bay. Irregular
fenestration of 4 casements; one 2-light to left bay, one
3-light to each central bay, and one 4-light to slightly
broader right bay. C19 canted bays to ground floor. 4 doors;
one panelled, up 5 steps, to right end of left bay, one half-
glazed to each end of left hall bay up 5 steps and 4 steps
respectively, and one half-glazed door up 2 steps to right end of
right hall bay. Rear return wing added to right. Interior: only
partly inspected. Exposed framing. Hollow-chamfered beams.
Doorhead with solid spandrels.

Listing NGR: TQ8141349240

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