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Latitude: 51.8221 / 51°49'19"N
Longitude: -1.0666 / 1°3'59"W
OS Eastings: 464428
OS Northings: 214129
OS Grid: SP644141
Mapcode National: GBR 9ZR.M55
Mapcode Global: VHCXK.GGHJ
Entry Name: Touchbridge Farmhouse
Listing Date: 26 February 1985
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1124284
English Heritage Legacy ID: 42389
Location: Boarstall, Aylesbury Vale, Buckinghamshire, HP18
District: Aylesbury Vale
Civil Parish: Boarstall
Traditional County: Buckinghamshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Buckinghamshire
Church of England Parish: Boarstall
Church of England Diocese: Oxford
SP 61 SW 5/8
House. Late C17-early C18, altered and extended early-mid C19.
C17-C18 wing to N.W. is of thin brick in English bond with plinth and
first floor band course. Hipped old tile roof, brick chimney with
pilaster at S.W. corner. 2 storeys and attic, 3 bays. Irregular
3-pane sash windows and blocked openings. Centre bay has small
windows, mostly blocked, with segmental heads, and dormer window
to W. E. side of central bay has sash in blocked doorway, and rebuilt
attic storey with tile-hung sides, hipped roof, and paired barred wooden
casement. Blocked doorway with segmental head at N.E. end. Interior
of this wing has narrow central bay with winder staircase to first floor
and closet space behind. Corner fireplace, now altered, in S. bay.
Similar fireplace in N. bay has been removed. There is no obvious site
for an original kitchen. Early C19 wing to E. forms L-plan and is of
pale brick with dentil eaves and tiled roof. 2 storeys, 1½ bays. Barred
wooden casements, C20 door to left. Single storey extension to right,
of greensand rubble with 2 paired barred wooden casements. Former
dairy and scullery to rear.
Listing NGR: SP6442814129
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