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Latitude: 52.0041 / 52°0'14"N
Longitude: 0.0162 / 0°0'58"E
OS Eastings: 538491
OS Northings: 235885
OS Grid: TL384358
Mapcode National: GBR K8B.BX3
Mapcode Global: VHHL0.7WDH
Entry Name: Swan Cottage
Listing Date: 3 June 1987
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1102588
English Heritage Legacy ID: 162468
Location: Barkway, North Hertfordshire, Hertfordshire, SG8
District: North Hertfordshire
Civil Parish: Barkway
Built-Up Area: Barkway
Traditional County: Hertfordshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire
Church of England Parish: Barkway
Church of England Diocese: St.Albans
BARKWAY HIGH STREET
TL 3835 (East side)
House. Early to mid C17, extended and altered in C18 and subsequently.
Timber frame on red brick base. Rendered with some weatherboarding.
Steeply pitched tiled roof. 3 cells, originally probably a through
passage plan. 2 storeys with cellar. High plinth with a cellar window to
right. Ground floor: steps up to entrance to left of centre, plank door
with early C19 timber architrave with shaped brackets to pedimental
hood. 3 light small pane flush frame casements with hood boards. First
floor similar 2 light casements. Boxed eaves. To right of centre a cross
axial stack with 2 original octagonal shafts. Attached to left an early
1 bay, 1 storey gabled outshut with a 3 light casement. Weatherboarded
gable ends. Slate roofed, weatherboarded C19 continuous lean-to outshut
to rear. To rear right an C18 1 storey kitchen wing with an attached
former barn with corrugated sheet roofing. C20 2 storey gabled wing to
rear left. Interior: exposed framing with stop ovolo moulded axial
bearer in 'hall' bay. Formerly the Swan Public House.
Listing NGR: TL3849135885
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