History in Structure

This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.

The White House

A Grade II Listed Building in Buckingham, Buckinghamshire

Approximate Location Map
Large Map »
Street View
Contributor Photos »

Street View is the best available vantage point looking, if possible, towards the location of the building. In some locations, Street View may not give a view of the actual building, or may not be available at all. Where it is not available, the satellite view is shown instead.

Coordinates

Latitude: 52.0004 / 52°0'1"N

Longitude: -0.9868 / 0°59'12"W

OS Eastings: 469651

OS Northings: 234030

OS Grid: SP696340

Mapcode National: GBR 9XQ.HBS

Mapcode Global: VHDT2.VZ5D

Entry Name: The White House

Listing Date: 13 October 1952

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1204864

English Heritage Legacy ID: 377190

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

Find accommodation in
Buckingham

Listing Text


BUCKINGHAM

SP6934 MARKET HILL
879-1/5/90 (South side)
13/10/52 No.2
The White House

GV II

Town house, now offices. Mid C18, altered C20. Rendered with
incised masonry patterns and hipped slate roof. Double-depth
plan. 3-storey, 5-window range.
6-panel, double-leaf doors approached by 1 stone step with
fanlight, moulded surround with imposts and round-arched head
with key block, flanked by unfluted Ionic half-columns
supporting entablature and pediment and shadow surround with
sections of entablature. C20 windows replacing sashes to all
floors with moulded surrounds. Plinth, rusticated quoins,
storey bands and bracketed wood eaves. 3 central bays break
forward and bear pediment. 2-storey wing to rear right with
2-storey canted bay window to end wall.
INTERIOR: central cross passage with plaster barrel-vault and
plaster groin vault preceding back door. Stone-paved floor
with slate diamonds to intersections. Oak dogleg staircase
from ground floor to attic with column newels, stick
balusters, ramped handrail and curved tread ends.


Listing NGR: SP6955334027

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

Other nearby listed buildings

BritishListedBuildings.co.uk is an independent online resource and is not associated with any government department. All government data published here is used under licence. Please do not contact BritishListedBuildings.co.uk for any queries related to any individual listed building, planning permission related to listed buildings or the listing process itself.

British Listed Buildings is a Good Stuff website.