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5, Castle Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Buckingham, Buckinghamshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.9992 / 51°59'57"N

Longitude: -0.9889 / 0°59'19"W

OS Eastings: 469512

OS Northings: 233900

OS Grid: SP695339

Mapcode National: GBR 9XQ.NSC

Mapcode Global: VHDT8.T02Q

Entry Name: 5, Castle Street

Listing Date: 13 October 1952

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1204391

English Heritage Legacy ID: 377123

Location: Buckingham, Aylesbury Vale, Buckinghamshire, MK18

County: Buckinghamshire

District: Aylesbury Vale

Civil Parish: Buckingham

Traditional County: Buckinghamshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Buckinghamshire

Church of England Parish: Buckingham

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text


BUCKINGHAM

SP6933 CASTLE STREET
879-1/6/23 (North side)
13/10/52 No.5

GV II

House. Late C18, altered early C19 and C20. Red brick in
Flemish bond, with plain-tile roof and brick lateral stacks.
3-storey, 5-window range. Central 6-panel door approached by 3
stone steps, with overlight divided into 4 square panes,
moulded wood surround and straight hood with small dentilled
cornice on shaped brackets. 12-paned sash windows to ground
and 1st floors, those to ground floor with gauged brick
flat-arched heads, those to 1st floor with flat-arched heads,
and 9-pane sashes to 2nd floor with similar heads. Rendered
plinth with cellar window to left which has segmental-arched
head. Storey bands and dentilled brick cornice.
2-storey range to rear with double hipped roof and 2-storey
canted bay window facing garden to rear. This range is
continued to right of front range by wing with rendered front,
which has C20 glazed door to left of C19 bay shop window and
small wood mullion and transom window to 1st floor.
INTERIOR: drawing room has mid C18 carved wood chimneypiece
with egg-and-dart ornament and pulvinated frieze. Staircase
from ground to 1st floor of mahogany with open well, stick
balusters and ramped and wreathed handrail. Pair of niches at
intermediate level and oval skylight. Dining room has fitted
mahogany cupboard with double-leaf doors, glazed uppermost
with Gothic arched glazing bars.


Listing NGR: SP6950933903

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