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Boat House 170 Metres to South East of Wittington

A Grade II Listed Building in Medmenham, Buckinghamshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.5517 / 51°33'6"N

Longitude: -0.8151 / 0°48'54"W

OS Eastings: 482249

OS Northings: 184308

OS Grid: SU822843

Mapcode National: GBR D60.QQD

Mapcode Global: VHDWH.T8FB

Entry Name: Boat House 170 Metres to South East of Wittington

Listing Date: 8 January 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1125559

English Heritage Legacy ID: 47037

Location: Medmenham, Wycombe, Buckinghamshire, SL7

County: Buckinghamshire

District: Wycombe

Civil Parish: Medmenham

Traditional County: Buckinghamshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Buckinghamshire

Church of England Parish: Medmenham

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

MEDMENHAM HENLEY ROAD
SU 88 SW
(WITTINGTON)
8/154 Boat House 170m to S.E. of
Wittington
-
- II
Boat house. Circa 1900. By Sir Reginald Blomfield for Hudson
Ewbanke Kearley. Red brick with stone band course and chamfered
quoins, moulded wooden eaves cornice with modillions, pyramid
roof of Westmorland slate with missing wooden finial. Brick chimney
on S.W. side with moulded stone cap, and stone keyblock to
arched recessed panel. Rectangular building with 2 small rooms and
balcony over boathouse. N.W. side has gauged head over doorway to
upper part, and boarded window. S.W. side has steps down to boat
house. S.E. side, facing River Thames, has gauged brick arch to
boat-house with keyblock breaking into band course. Balcony with
rendered parpaet above. Giving onto balcony is room with row of
4 3-pane sashes and central doorway. Some sashes have glazing bars
missing; doorway has wooden semi-circular arch with keyblock and
panelled spandrels. Interior of this room has small corner fireplace
and moulded cornice. Kitchen fireplace in rear room.


Listing NGR: SU8224984308

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