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Three Horseshoes Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Swineshead, Bedford

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Latitude: 52.2801 / 52°16'48"N

Longitude: -0.4488 / 0°26'55"W

OS Eastings: 505921

OS Northings: 265794

OS Grid: TL059657

Mapcode National: GBR G0G.1C3

Mapcode Global: VHFPH.5YLG

Entry Name: Three Horseshoes Cottage

Listing Date: 7 May 1952

Last Amended: 12 August 1983

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1321243

English Heritage Legacy ID: 36326

Location: Swineshead, Bedford, MK44

County: Bedford

Civil Parish: Swineshead

Traditional County: Bedfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Bedfordshire

Church of England Parish: Swineshead

Church of England Diocese: St.Albans

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Listing Text

TL 0565

HIGH STREET (North Side)
Three Horseshoes Cottage

(Formerly listed as Three Horseshoes Inn)



House. C17 with later additions. Brick ground floor, first floor rough cast over
probable timber frame, all colour washed. Old clay tile roof. L-plan, roof hipped
at corner. Central red brick double ridge stack, rebuilt in C17 style, serving
back-to-back hearth. 2 storeys. Bay at west end has shallower-pitched roof and
external red brick chimney stack. C19 single storey brick extension to east.
Single storey lean-to extension to rear of south wing, C20 2-storey extension to
North gable end. Main block: 2 2-light horizontal sashes with glazing bars to
ground floor, 4-panel front door up 3 steps to right. First floor has 2-light
casement, single fixed light and 3-light casement, all with glazing bars. East
extension: 2 2-light horizontal sashes under cambered heads, dentil cornice to eaves.

Listing NGR: TL0592165794

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

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