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18 and 19, Castle Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Buckingham, Buckinghamshire

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Latitude: 51.9993 / 51°59'57"N

Longitude: -0.9884 / 0°59'18"W

OS Eastings: 469542

OS Northings: 233914

OS Grid: SP695339

Mapcode National: GBR 9XQ.NWM

Mapcode Global: VHDT8.T09N

Entry Name: 18 and 19, Castle Street

Listing Date: 21 November 1994

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1281180

English Heritage Legacy ID: 377134

Location: Buckingham, Aylesbury Vale, Buckinghamshire, MK18

County: Buckinghamshire

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

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Listing Text


879-1/6/33 (South side)
Nos.18 AND 19


Pair of houses in one building, now flats, shop and
restaurant. Late C18, altered 1889 when made into store, and
C20 when re-divided. Pebbledashed render over brick with
cemented dressings, slate roof and rendered ridge and end
stacks. Double-depth plan. 3-storey, 6-window range.
6-panel doors to far left and far right either end of 1889
shop front. Both have rectangular fanlights of differing
patterns, panelled reveals, and pilastered wood surrounds.
Continuous moulded cornice extends over doors and shop front
with pediment to central bay and timber balcony with turned
balusters. Pair of tripartite sash windows to 1st floor right
of centre and 2nd floor with moulded wood surrounds. Cemented
decoration of rusticated quoins above ground floor level,
square panel between tripartite sashes, large central panel
framing monogram with initials V A and cartouche above bearing
date 1889. Deep, bracketed wood eaves cornice.
Formerly Vyles, 'the nearest thing to a department store the
town has ever had'.
(Birch C: Buckingham - The Town and District In Camera: 1986-:

Listing NGR: SP6954633909

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