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Bury Farmhouse with Attached Boundary Wall at West End

A Grade II Listed Building in Amersham, Buckinghamshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.665 / 51°39'54"N

Longitude: -0.6119 / 0°36'42"W

OS Eastings: 496098

OS Northings: 197162

OS Grid: SU960971

Mapcode National: GBR F68.G48

Mapcode Global: VHFSH.BDVY

Entry Name: Bury Farmhouse with Attached Boundary Wall at West End

Listing Date: 17 May 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1274493

English Heritage Legacy ID: 415141

Location: Amersham, Chiltern, Buckinghamshire, HP7

County: Buckinghamshire

District: Chiltern

Civil Parish: Amersham

Traditional County: Buckinghamshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Buckinghamshire

Church of England Parish: Amersham with Coleshill

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

1. AMERSHAM LONDON ROAD WEST
5134 (south side)

Bury Farmhouse with
attached boundary wall
at west end

SU 9697 8/131

II GV


2.
C16 altered C18 early C19 and later: Originally timber framed: one corner post
still visible on left of rear elevation. Red brick rear and flank walls, front
elevation roughcast painted. Old tiles to rear roofslope, Welsh slate to front,
raised early C19. Plain brick chimney stack. Two storeys. Front elevation has
four 3-light leaded casements to first floor, two similar 4-light casements at
each end on ground floor, 6 panel door in trellis porch on left of centre,
2-light leaded casement to right and tripartite sash window on right of centre.
Irregular rear elevation with central gable, projecting gabled wing on left, and
1-storey projection on left, casement and sash windows and various C19
doors.
Internally the back door leads to a fine moulded wood 'Tudor' archway having
curved spandrels and chamfer stops.
Historic interest as home of Mary Penington, visited here by William Penn who
married her daughter Gulielma Springett.
High flint and brick boundary wall attached at west end on corner of Gore Hill,
with 1-storey gabled out-building, also attached.

(RCHM I pll MON 60).


Listing NGR: SU9609897162

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