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North Dean House the Dower House

A Grade II Listed Building in Hughenden, Buckinghamshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.6758 / 51°40'32"N

Longitude: -0.7655 / 0°45'55"W

OS Eastings: 485457

OS Northings: 198172

OS Grid: SU854981

Mapcode National: GBR D4J.Z4H

Mapcode Global: VHDVY.P45N

Entry Name: North Dean House the Dower House

Listing Date: 21 June 1955

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1125748

English Heritage Legacy ID: 46580

Location: Hughenden, Wycombe, Buckinghamshire, HP14

County: Buckinghamshire

District: Wycombe

Civil Parish: Hughenden

Traditional County: Buckinghamshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Buckinghamshire

Church of England Parish: Hughenden

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

HUGHENDEN LOWER NORTH DEAN
SU 89 NE

4/100
North Dean House and
The Dower House
21.6.55

- II

Two houses, formerly house and service wing. Left range is possibly
mid-late C18, altered mid C19; front range remodelled early C20 in
mid C18 style; right end and service wing to rear added c.1920. Left
side rendered and colourwashed, remainder brick; hipped old tile roofs,
brick chimneys. 2 storeys and attic. Front is of narrow red and vitreous
brick with moulded eaves. Quoins and pilaster strips flanking door have
one course of projecting rounded brick in every 4. Cogged brick over
central first floor window. 7 bays of boxed sashes with segmental
heads; 3 hipped dormers with paired leaded casements; central 2-panel door
with flat wooden hood on scroll brackets. 1920s extension in matching style
to right has semi-circular projection with 3 bays of sash windows.
Right side has 3-bay centre-piece with shaped parapet and cluster of
3 complex chimney shafts. Left side has first floor band course and
5 bays of 3-pane sashes. Centre bay has 2-storey gabled projecting porch
with Tudor hoodmoulds over upper sash and glazed door. Interior has
fake timber framing and fireplaces and staircase in Elizabethan style.


Listing NGR: SU8545798172

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