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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
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1125814
English Heritage Legacy ID: 46427
Location: Princes Risborough, Wycombe, Buckinghamshire, HP27
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
SP 8003 PRINCES RISBOROUGH CHURCH LANE
9/156 Monks Staithe
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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