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Swan House

A Grade II Listed Building in Milverton, Somerset

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Latitude: 51.0247 / 51°1'28"N

Longitude: -3.2559 / 3°15'21"W

OS Eastings: 312014

OS Northings: 125787

OS Grid: ST120257

Mapcode National: GBR LT.HQZH

Mapcode Global: FRA 462D.MD0

Entry Name: Swan House

Listing Date: 7 September 1993

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1060531

English Heritage Legacy ID: 270507

Location: Milverton, Taunton Deane, Somerset, TA4

County: Somerset

District: Taunton Deane

Civil Parish: Milverton

Built-Up Area: Milverton

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

Church of England Parish: Milverton

Church of England Diocese: Bath and Wells

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Listing Text

The following building shall be added to the list:-

(North West side)

11/10001 Swan House


House. Late C17, refronted and extended in early and mid C19;
refronted c1900. Built of sandstone rubble with roughcast
front; concrete tile roof, hipped to right; early C19 brick
left-end stack and ridge stack finished in mid C20 brick.
3-room plan with parlour to left, central hall of narrow width
with stack backing onto entrance passage and service end to
right; early C19 and C20 rear wings.
2 storeys; 4-window range. Early C19 pedimented doorcase with
Tuscan columns to reeded frieze; panelled reveals; 6-panelled
door with iron knocker. c1900 bay window to leftwith horned
sashes and bracketed eaves; C19 3-light casements left of door
and to first floor, with iron opening casements; mid C20 shop
window to right.
Early C19 rear left rear wing with slate roof, rendered end
stack and 2-light iron casements with leaded lights; mid C19
workshop wing further to rear, of brick with gabled slate roof
and C19 eight-pane casements. Late C20 rear right wing,
rendered with concrete tile roof.
Interior noted as having original and C18 joinery including
panelled doors and staircase; chamfered beams and 2 open
fireplaces to ground floor; ground-floor room to left has a
notable surviving example of a late C17 plaster ceiling,
divided into 12 panels by quartered beams and with moulded
cornicing to 2 central panels with ornamental centres to
moulded roundels.

Listing NGR: ST1202025790

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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