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The Church Loft

A Grade II* Listed Building in West Wycombe, Buckinghamshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.6448 / 51°38'41"N

Longitude: -0.8016 / 0°48'5"W

OS Eastings: 483015

OS Northings: 194675

OS Grid: SU830946

Mapcode National: GBR D4W.VHT

Mapcode Global: VHDVY.2X2H

Entry Name: The Church Loft

Listing Date: 9 January 1954

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1125134

English Heritage Legacy ID: 46080

Location: West Wycombe, Wycombe, Buckinghamshire, HP14

County: Buckinghamshire

District: Wycombe

Civil Parish: West Wycombe

Traditional County: Buckinghamshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Buckinghamshire

Church of England Parish: West Wycombe

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

SU 8394 9/89
963

WEST WYCOMBE,
HIGH STREET (North Side),
The Church Loft

9.1.54.

II* GV

Late C15. Original timber frame, later red brick nogging, old tiled roof with square wood early C18 bell turret carrying weather vane. 2 storeys, 1st floor oversailing on 5 brackets and moulded beam; ground floor divided by posts and brackets into 3½ bays, left hand bay open and forming a carriage-way to Church Lane. 2 ground floor doors and 6 casements, partly modern and partly restored, all with timber 4 centred pointed arches, 4 leaded 1st floor wood mullion casements, 3 light except on right hand side 2 light, all modern but with some old glass. Interior of 1st floor said to contain open Queen post roof, V.C.H., III, p135; R.C.H.M; p 519.

Nos 35 to 37 (consec), The Church Loft, Nos 45 to 54 (consec), Nos 56 to 59 (consec) Steps House, The Plough Inn, The Apple Orchard, The Old Smithy, West Wycombe Estate Office, Rose Cottage and Ness Cottage form a group.


Listing NGR: SU8301594675

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