History in Structure

This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.

The Swan

A Grade II Listed Building in Woolaston, Gloucestershire

We don't have any photos of this building yet. Why don't you be the first to send us one?

Upload Photo »

Approximate Location Map
Large Map »


Latitude: 51.7011 / 51°42'3"N

Longitude: -2.5822 / 2°34'55"W

OS Eastings: 359864

OS Northings: 200417

OS Grid: SO598004

Mapcode National: GBR JR.415P

Mapcode Global: VH87H.6H8T

Entry Name: The Swan

Listing Date: 7 March 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1101721

English Heritage Legacy ID: 354625

Location: Woolaston, Forest of Dean, Gloucestershire, GL15

County: Gloucestershire

District: Forest of Dean

Civil Parish: Woolaston

Traditional County: Gloucestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire

Church of England Parish: Woolaston St Andrew

Church of England Diocese: Gloucester

Find accommodation in

Listing Text

SO 50 SE
(west side)
6/282 The Swan
- II
Inn and brewhouse. Early C19. Main block rendered with Welsh slate roof with
gable stack to right, secondary block painted rubble with pantile roof and gable
stack. A long narrow building in two adjacent units, built against the hill-slope.
Main building is 2½ storeys plus basement with, left, an octagonal one storey
bay extension in painted brick with slate roof; main front has small 2-light
dormer over three 2-light C19 casements, over two similar and central door in
C20 porch; door is at head of flight of steps over an arched recess with plank
door to cellar. The right half has three small 2-light casements at eaves,
door at first floor right with C20 glazed porch, at head long stair flight,
and at ground floor 2 plank doors; also a lean-to and gabled garage, right.
Recorded from 1815.
(VCH, Gloucestershire, Vol X).

Listing NGR: SO5986400417

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

Selected Sources

Book cover links are generated automatically from the sources. They are not necessarily always correct, as book names at Amazon may not be quite the same as those used referenced in the text.

Source title links go to a search for the specified title at Amazon. Availability of the title is dependent on current publication status. You may also want to check AbeBooks, particularly for older titles.

Recommended Books

Other nearby listed buildings

BritishListedBuildings.co.uk is an independent online resource and is not associated with any government department. All government data published here is used under licence. Please do not contact BritishListedBuildings.co.uk for any queries related to any individual listed building, planning permission related to listed buildings or the listing process itself.

British Listed Buildings is a Good Stuff website.