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Monks Staithe

A Grade II Listed Building in Princes Risborough, Buckinghamshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.7248 / 51°43'29"N

Longitude: -0.8348 / 0°50'5"W

OS Eastings: 480580

OS Northings: 203536

OS Grid: SP805035

Mapcode National: GBR C2J.ZQ5

Mapcode Global: VHDVJ.HX15

Entry Name: Monks Staithe

Listing Date: 21 June 1955

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1125814

English Heritage Legacy ID: 46427

Location: Princes Risborough, Wycombe, Buckinghamshire, HP27

County: Buckinghamshire

District: Wycombe

Civil Parish: Princes Risborough

Traditional County: Buckinghamshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Buckinghamshire

Church of England Parish: Princes Risborough with Ilmer

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

SP 8003 PRINCES RISBOROUGH CHURCH LANE

9/156 Monks Staithe

21.6.55

GV II

House. Late C15-early C16, with C17-early C18 wing to rear. Heavy
timber frame with brick infill, some infill with thin brick. Old tile
roof. External chimney stack to right is of thin brick and flint with
ashlar quoins and coping,rebuilt octagonal stone shaft, and small
lean-to to front. Small C20 brick chimney to left. 2 storeys, 2 bays.
C20 leaded casements: 2-light to ground floor of left bay, 3-light to
both storeys of right bay. Door and C20 timber porch to right of
left bay. C20 single storey extensions to left, part with balcony.
Wing to rear has slighter timber frame with brick infill and lean-to
extensions in angle. Interior: heavy floor joists, chamfered cross beam
on small curved braces; chamfered upper truss with tie-beam on similar
braces, curved queen struts, collar and clasped purlins; curved
wind-braces;C16 fireplace of thin brick with chamfered depressed
arch; winder staircase with some C16-C17 shaped splat balusters. Amy
Johnson lived here.
RCHM I p.270-1 Mon.5.


Listing NGR: SP8058003536

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