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5 Swan Cottages

A Grade II Listed Building in Bibury, Gloucestershire

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Latitude: 51.7599 / 51°45'35"N

Longitude: -1.8339 / 1°50'2"W

OS Eastings: 411558

OS Northings: 206815

OS Grid: SP115068

Mapcode National: GBR 3QJ.R4L

Mapcode Global: VHB2M.51B5

Entry Name: 5 Swan Cottages

Listing Date: 23 January 1952

Last Amended: 5 February 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1088417

English Heritage Legacy ID: 127254

Location: Bibury, Cotswold, Gloucestershire, GL7

County: Gloucestershire

District: Cotswold

Civil Parish: Bibury

Built-Up Area: Arlington

Traditional County: Gloucestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire

Church of England Parish: Bibury with Winson

Church of England Diocese: Gloucester

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Listing Text

This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 02/07/2015

SP 1006-1106

THE STREET (east side)
5, Swan Cottages

(Formerly listed as No 5, A433, previously listed as Nos 5 and 6)


Formerly two houses, now single house attached to No 3 (q.v.).
Mid-late C17; C20 linking section. Random rubble limestone;
ashlar chimneys; stone slate roof. Two-storey; parallel 2-storey
house to south now linked to form larger house. Front: single-
window fenestration to left gable end, both 2-light recessed
chamfered mullioned casements with hoodmoulds, ground floor
casement being larger C19 replacement. Two raking buttresses to
ground floor. Single-window 2-light mullioned fenestration to
gable end of south building with later ground floor casement
inserted to left. South side: 2 half gables to north building,
each with 2-light casement, right partly obscured by later linking
addition. North side: full gable with rebuilt chimney. Interior
not inspected.

Listing NGR: SP1155806815

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

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