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Latitude: 51.9987 / 51°59'55"N
Longitude: -0.9893 / 0°59'21"W
OS Eastings: 469484
OS Northings: 233844
OS Grid: SP694338
Mapcode National: GBR 9XQ.NP8
Mapcode Global: VHDT8.S1V3
Entry Name: 9 and 10, Castle Street
Listing Date: 3 April 1973
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1204409
English Heritage Legacy ID: 377127
Location: Buckingham, Aylesbury Vale, Buckinghamshire, MK18
District: Aylesbury Vale
Civil Parish: Buckingham
Built-Up Area: Buckingham
Traditional County: Buckinghamshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Buckinghamshire
Church of England Parish: Buckingham
Church of England Diocese: Oxford
SP6933 CASTLE STREET
879-1/6/26 (North side)
03/04/73 Nos.9 AND 10
Pair of cottages. Early C18, altered C19 and C20. Red brick in
Flemish bond with stucco render to front, unpainted to No.10,
plain-tile roofs, brick lateral stacks. One-unit plans.
2 storeys and attic; 2-window range. 6-panel, part-glazed door
to far left (No.10), 6-panel door to right of centre (No.9)
with overlight and panelled reveals, both with small straight
hoods on shaped brackets. Canted bay windows, that to right
with C19 horned sash windows, that to left with 24-pane sash
to front, 12-pane sashes to sides. Tripartite sash to 1st
floor left with rendered rusticated surround and key block.
Cellar window to No.10 to base of bay window, 1st-floor storey
band, rusticated quoins to either end of front of No.10 and
coped parapets and gables. Pediment gable to No.10 has lunette
window to rear, a distinctive feature which it shares with
demolished Red Buildings of 1725, built at the expense of Earl
Cobham following a fire in the town.
INTERIOR: stop-chamfered spine beams, cellar to No.10, common
rafter roofs with prominent carpenter's marks in the form of
Roman numerals, 1 tier of clasped purlins, wind braced to
Nos 9 & 10 form part of a group of 3 similar cottages with
No.8 (qv) probably built at the same time as the demolished
Red Buildings built 1725, following a fire in the town.
(Harrison: Notes on Historical Buckingham: Buckingham: 1909-:
Listing NGR: SP6948633843
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