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Swan House and Swan Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Temple Sowerby, Cumbria

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Latitude: 54.6382 / 54°38'17"N

Longitude: -2.6023 / 2°36'8"W

OS Eastings: 361224

OS Northings: 527170

OS Grid: NY612271

Mapcode National: GBR BG8T.D4

Mapcode Global: WH92K.0P35

Plus Code: 9C6VJ9QX+73

Entry Name: Swan House and Swan Cottage

Listing Date: 6 February 1968

Last Amended: 12 April 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1226957

English Heritage Legacy ID: 424444

ID on this website: 101226957

Location: Temple Sowerby, Westmorland and Furness, Cumbria, CA10

County: Cumbria

District: Eden

Civil Parish: Temple Sowerby

Built-Up Area: Temple Sowerby

Traditional County: Westmorland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Temple Sowerby St James

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

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SOWERBY (east side)

17/140 Swan House & Swan
6.2.68 Cottage (formerly
listed as the
Black Swan)


Former Inn, now subdivided into 2 private dwellings, dated 1616. Coursed,
lime-washed rubble. Welsh slate roof (replacing thatch) with three C20 gabled
dormers of various sizes. Brick mid chimney, stone end chimneys with that to
north end projecting. All single-storey with dormers. Swan House, of 3-bays,
has central glazed door flanked by sashes with glazing bars. Swan Cottage is 5
bays, with mullioned 2-light window to left; 2nd window replaces original door,
but central sash has survived. present glazed door and window to right have
replaced earlier window. Initialled date-stone to extreme right: I.H. B.H.
1616. Internally, a cruck-truss survives in Swan House and a late C17/early C18
corniced fireplace, with moulded surround, in Swan Cottage.

Listing NGR: NY6122427170

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