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25, High Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Wendover, Buckinghamshire

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Latitude: 51.7619 / 51°45'42"N

Longitude: -0.7438 / 0°44'37"W

OS Eastings: 486795

OS Northings: 207772

OS Grid: SP867077

Mapcode National: GBR D3L.JRM

Mapcode Global: VHDVD.2Z56

Entry Name: 25, High Street

Listing Date: 21 December 1967

Last Amended: 11 October 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1204194

English Heritage Legacy ID: 42827

Location: Wendover, Aylesbury Vale, Buckinghamshire, HP22

County: Buckinghamshire

District: Aylesbury Vale

Civil Parish: Wendover

Built-Up Area: Wendover

Traditional County: Buckinghamshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Buckinghamshire

Church of England Parish: Wendover

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

(South side)
Number 25


House, at one time part of a single range, with No.27. C16 altered. Timber framed with brick infill and some refacing to ground floor. LH bay has close studding and plaster infill, below projecting 1st floor. Old tile roof, tall brick chimney. Restored timber framed gable over carriageway to LH, with a modern 2-light leaded casement. Built into flank wall in arch is a roughly shaped stone pedestal believed to be a stoup from a church. 2-storeys, 3 bays, 3-light mullioned and transomed leaded windows to centre and RH first floor and RH bay of ground
floor. 6-panel door to LH of centre, with small canted bay window on LH, with leaded glazing.
INTERIOR:Ground floor: front rooms, now one, have large fireplaces; 2 posts at right end have remnants of painting. C18/early-C19 dog-leg stair at rear with columnar lintel and wall-painting to adjacent wall and posts depicting coloured stylised foliage and repeat geometrical design. Principal and common rafters to roof. [RCHM I p.307 MON. 19 (part). F W Reader, Wall-paintings of the sixteenth and early seventeenth centuries recently discovered in Bosworth House, Wendover, Bucks, Archaeol. Assoc., 1934, pp77-97.]

Listing NGR: SP8679507772

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