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Latitude: 51.6231 / 51°37'23"N
Longitude: -0.6583 / 0°39'29"W
OS Eastings: 492977
OS Northings: 192438
OS Grid: SU929924
Mapcode National: GBR F6S.2F4
Mapcode Global: VHFSN.JGVL
Entry Name: Baylins Farmhouse
Listing Date: 17 March 1982
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1124947
English Heritage Legacy ID: 44552
Location: Penn, Chiltern, Buckinghamshire, HP9
Civil Parish: Penn
Traditional County: Buckinghamshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Buckinghamshire
Church of England Parish: Penn
Church of England Diocese: Oxford
PENN PENN ROAD
SU 99 SW 3/56
Late medieval hall house with later alterations. Two storeys timber frame,
brick and tile hanging. South elevation: gabled wing on right, upper part tile
hung, one 3-light casement. Left hand part brick, timber arched door next to
wing leading to passage: 4-light casement to ground floor, two 3-light casements
in first floor. Addition on far right, 2 storeys and hipped roof (designed
by Sir Edward Maufe, 1925). Loggia addition on left by Forbes and Tate, 1919.
Eastern elevation of wing has exposed timber framing. North-east block added,
and cart shed adapted to present north-west wing by Forbes and Tate. Old tile
roof, brick stacks. Interior has original arch braced hall truss and curved
wind braces visible on first floor. C16-C17 panelling in dining room and moulded
inserted. C16 floor beams in living room. These have stencilled decorations
by Macdonald Gill, early C20.
This house was the home of Ambrose Heal, for whom it was carefully adapted by
Forbes and Tate (Small Country Houses of Today Vol 3 by Sir Lawrence Weaver,
Country Life 1925).
(RCHM I 268-269 Monument 12).
Listing NGR: SU9297792438
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