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Latitude: 51.7984 / 51°47'54"N
Longitude: -1.0032 / 1°0'11"W
OS Eastings: 468836
OS Northings: 211558
OS Grid: SP688115
Mapcode National: GBR B06.C5J
Mapcode Global: VHDV7.K2J4
Entry Name: The Gatehouse
Listing Date: 26 October 1951
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1118320
English Heritage Legacy ID: 43005
Location: Chilton, Aylesbury Vale, Buckinghamshire, HP18
District: Aylesbury Vale
Civil Parish: Chilton
Built-Up Area: Chilton
Traditional County: Buckinghamshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Buckinghamshire
Church of England Parish: Chilton
Church of England Diocese: Oxford
SP 61 SE CHILTON THAME ROAD
1/68 The Gatehouse
House. Dated 1683 in raised cut brick above central door. Chequer brick.
Hipped old tile roof. 6 bays. 2 storeys plus dormers. Central doorway
has architraved frame and original 4-panel oak door. Evidence of hood
above. Flanked in central bays by single light transomed windows. Other
windows mullioned and transomed cross-casements of 2 lights, all with
leaded lights. Moulded frames. Flat arches to windows. Band course between
storeys. Above doorway is raised pattern of scrolls with central
pineapple on stalk, flanked by date '16' and '83', all in projecting cut brick.
Two 2-light swept dormers with leaded casements above bays 2 and 5.
Tall flanking stacks. Modern addition at rear, but several cross-windows
to flank and rear which retain original glass and leading. Interior,
Full height open well closed string staircase in centre bays rising from
entrance hall. Turned balusters, ramped moulded handrails. Door cases to
left and right of hall have heavy bolection architraves and frieze and
RCHM I. 106. MON.6.
Listing NGR: SP6883911558
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