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Loakes House

A Grade II Listed Building in Wycombe, Buckinghamshire

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Latitude: 51.6269 / 51°37'36"N

Longitude: -0.7572 / 0°45'25"W

OS Eastings: 486125

OS Northings: 192738

OS Grid: SU861927

Mapcode National: GBR D54.TNC

Mapcode Global: VHDW4.TCKP

Entry Name: Loakes House

Listing Date: 18 August 1983

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1125088

English Heritage Legacy ID: 46177

Location: Wycombe, Buckinghamshire, HP11

County: Buckinghamshire

District: Wycombe

Town: Wycombe

District Council Ward: Abbey

Traditional County: Buckinghamshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Buckinghamshire

Church of England Parish: High Wycombe All Saints

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

963 Loakes House
SU 8692 5/292A
Villa. Late C18. formerly Little Loakes and probably the Dower House of the former
Loakes Manor House (now Wycombe Abbey). Two storeys, dormers and basement. Double
fronted with 3 windows and slightly recessed central window bay. Hipped tile roof
with brick stacks. Brick with dentil eaves course and plot band at 1st floor level.
Segmental-arched, recessed sash windows with glazing bars. Flat-headed dormers with
casements. Corinthian portico in antis. Doorway with semi-elliptical radial fanlight,
side lights and raised and fielded panel door. North east front with central splayed
bay window heightened late C20. Interior retains corbels, panelled doors, arched
openings and other features.

Listing NGR: SU8612592738

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