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Bourton Villa

A Grade II Listed Building in Buckingham, Buckinghamshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.9975 / 51°59'51"N

Longitude: -0.9847 / 0°59'4"W

OS Eastings: 469805

OS Northings: 233719

OS Grid: SP698337

Mapcode National: GBR 9XQ.PW4

Mapcode Global: VHDT8.W290

Entry Name: Bourton Villa

Listing Date: 3 April 1973

Last Amended: 21 November 1994

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1282706

English Heritage Legacy ID: 377106

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 BOURTON ROAD
879-1/6/4 (South side)
03/04/73 No.6
Bourton Villa
(Formerly Listed as:
BOURTON ROAD
(South side)
No.6
Hill Side)

II

House. Early C19, with C20 alterations. Rendered, probably
over brick, hipped slate roof and rendered lateral stacks.
L-plan.
3-storey, 3-window range. Main front faces garden and has
central 6-panel door with overlight and straight hood on
brackets, almost certainly replacing porch, the position of
whose front columns is marked on wide stone step preceding
door. Door is flanked by 3-storey segmental bay windows each
with curved 16-pane sashes to ground and 1st floors and
similar 12-pane sashes to 2nd floor. Windows are flanked by
giant pilasters, fluted from 1st-floor level and with
egg-and-dart ornament to capitals. Blank 1st- and 2nd-floor
windows to centre, above door. Plinth, cellar windows to bays,
1st- and 2nd-floor storey bands and deep overhanging eaves
with moulded cornice to underside.
3-bay left side elevation with 12-pane sashes to ground and
1st and 9-pane sashes to 2nd floor. Stair projection to rear
in re-entrant angle between front and rear left wing.
INTERIOR: staircase from cellar to attic with confined open
well and flights rising in tight curves between floors; ramped
and wreathed mahogany handrail and stick balusters. Drawing
room has moulded plaster cornice and original pelmet boxes.


Listing NGR: SP6980533719

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