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Swan Hotel

A Grade II Listed Building in Burford, Shropshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.3147 / 52°18'52"N

Longitude: -2.5945 / 2°35'40"W

OS Eastings: 359569

OS Northings: 268672

OS Grid: SO595686

Mapcode National: GBR BQ.WCZ6

Mapcode Global: VH84K.Z27X

Entry Name: Swan Hotel

Listing Date: 15 March 1974

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1383426

English Heritage Legacy ID: 483844

Location: Burford, Shropshire, WR15

County: Shropshire

Civil Parish: Burford

Built-Up Area: Tenbury Wells

Traditional County: Shropshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Shropshire

Church of England Parish: Burford, 3rd Portion

Church of England Diocese: Hereford

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Listing Text

SO56NE
582-1/8/14
15/3/74

BURFORD
A 456
(North side)
Swan Hotel

GV
II

Hotel. C18 with extensive later additions and alterations.
Painted render and painted brick with red brick additions.
Plain-tile and slate gabled and hipped roofs with parapets.
Brick projecting gable-end stack with various scattered brick
stacks on later wings. L-shaped plan with extensive additions
to rear and side.
EXTERIOR: 2 storeys. South front has to left a large
projecting 2-storey rendered bow, fitted with 5-light wood
mullioned windows under conical slate roof with modillioned
curved cornice. Wing to right with three 6/6 sashes with
cambered lintels at first floor and 2 ground floor Venetian
sash windows (no glazing bars), and with parapet eaves.
Rear of front wing: twin gabled range with gable to the right
with painted timber framing of lapped raking struts forming
diagonal pattern.
Extension wings to right with three 8/8 sashes with cambered
heads in walls with dentil course eaves. Ground-floor areas
covered by C20 flat-roofed extensions.
Additional brick wing to left with parapet and 2-storey
projecting C19 brick bow window with 3 curved 8/1 sashes to
each floor. To right is recessed doorway with sash above. Left
return side of brick wing is 2-window range of 8/8 sashes
except for a 2/2 sash to left of first floor. Projecting brick
chimney to right. Large late C19 2-storey and attic wing to
set back to left with slate roof. C19 service wing and C20
additions to the rear.
INTERIOR: covered with C20 linings.

Listing NGR: SO5956968672

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

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