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4 and 5, Well Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Buckingham, Buckinghamshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.9988 / 51°59'55"N

Longitude: -0.9877 / 0°59'15"W

OS Eastings: 469595

OS Northings: 233857

OS Grid: SP695338

Mapcode National: GBR 9XQ.P3N

Mapcode Global: VHDT8.T1Q1

Entry Name: 4 and 5, Well Street

Listing Date: 3 April 1973

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1282691

English Heritage Legacy ID: 377247

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 WELL STREET
879-1/6/152 (West side)
03/04/73 Nos.4 AND 5

GV II

Pair of houses, formerly 2 shops and dwellings. Early C19 with
possible older origins and C20 alterations. Red brick in
Flemish bond to front, with paler headers, slate roof and
brick ridge and internal stacks. Double-depth plan.
3-storey, 2-window range. 6-panel, part-glazed door to far
left (No.5) with thin pilasters to wood surround and C20 door
to far right (No.4) with similar surround, bay windows to left
and right of centre, formerly shop windows, all under
continuous fascia with moulded cornice hood. Both bay windows
are wide and shallow, that to right canted with glazing bars
dividing window into 24 panes to front in 4 rows of 6, and 4
to sides. 12-pane sash windows to 1st floor, 9-pane sashes to
2nd floor, all with flat-arched heads. Projecting eaves. Back
wall has thin timber-framing in rectangular panels, diagonal
braces to posts and painted brick infill in stretcher bond.
INTERIOR: No.4 has chamfered spine beams. Fireplace to
ground-floor front room with reeded wood surround, staircase
between front and back rooms. Fireplace to 1st-floor back
bedroom with late Georgian cast-iron grate. Roof of common
rafter construction. Built directly onto the former chapel
next door, No.3 (qv), with no other side wall. Formerly a
cobbler's shop.


Listing NGR: SP6959533859

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