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The White Swan

A Grade II Listed Building in Swanage, Dorset

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Latitude: 50.608 / 50°36'28"N

Longitude: -1.9567 / 1°57'24"W

OS Eastings: 403159

OS Northings: 78694

OS Grid: SZ031786

Mapcode National: GBR 459.XSM

Mapcode Global: FRA 67SG.HHT

Entry Name: The White Swan

Listing Date: 21 March 1983

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1152585

English Heritage Legacy ID: 108202

Location: Swanage, Purbeck, Dorset, BH19

County: Dorset

District: Purbeck

Civil Parish: Swanage

Built-Up Area: Swanage

Traditional County: Dorset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset

Church of England Parish: Swanage St Mary the Virgin

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Listing Text

(south side)
No 31
The White Swan)
SZ 0378 NW 5/76 GV


Main building C18 - possibly of earlier origin. Rendered walls. Purbeck Stone
roof - partly replaced by modern concrete slates. Two storeys. Modern casement
windows. Rear wing, facing Stafford Road - probably originally cottages - now
incorporated in the inn. Probably C18. Two storeys. Purbeck Stone walls,
modern concrete slate roof. Double-hung sash windows. RCHM Monument 37.

Listing NGR: SZ0315978694

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