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The Old Ship Inn

A Grade II Listed Building in Sarisbury, Hampshire

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Latitude: 50.8814 / 50°52'52"N

Longitude: -1.2962 / 1°17'46"W

OS Eastings: 449608

OS Northings: 109332

OS Grid: SU496093

Mapcode National: GBR 886.P3R

Mapcode Global: FRA 865S.2TB

Entry Name: The Old Ship Inn

Listing Date: 26 October 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1233866

English Heritage Legacy ID: 409471

Location: Fareham, Hampshire, SO31

County: Hampshire

District: Fareham

Town: Fareham

Electoral Ward/Division: Sarisbury

Built-Up Area: Locks Heath/Warsash/Whiteley

Traditional County: Hampshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hampshire

Church of England Parish: Sarisbury St Paul

Church of England Diocese: Portsmouth

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Listing Text


17/501 The Old Ship Inn
Lower Swanwick

Public house, former house. C17, early C18, C20. Timber-framed with brick in-
fill. Roof with half-hipped east end, clad with alternate bands of plain and shaped
tiles, probably re-used. Ridge stack. Core of building has lobby-entry plan.
North front: 1 1/2 storeys, 4 bays, the eastern-most bay added in C20. Exposed timbers
and brick infill, heavily restored along whole front,C20. Off-centre doorway with
C20 gabled porch with 6-panel door. To left, a 3-light casement, with a 2-light
casement beyond. To right a 3-light casement. Above, 2 gabled dormers, each with
a 3-light casement. All C20 casements. Interior: chamfered main beams and joists
in both main ground floor rooms. 2 former service rooms to west with crude joists
and straight-flight staircase in NW corner, all possibly an C18 addition. First
floor retains substantial timbers. Fireplace inserted in first floor room to west,
with date 1706 inscribed upon its lintel. Said to have a queen post roof, with evidence
of painted decoration on beams, which may show the building to be of earlier origin.
Substantial C20 additions to south and west. The house now forms part of the Old
Ship Inn.

Listing NGR: SU5799407358

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

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