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22 and 23, Castle Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Buckingham, Buckinghamshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.9996 / 51°59'58"N

Longitude: -0.9883 / 0°59'18"W

OS Eastings: 469548

OS Northings: 233940

OS Grid: SP695339

Mapcode National: GBR 9XQ.NXM

Mapcode Global: VHDT8.T0CG

Entry Name: 22 and 23, Castle Street

Listing Date: 3 April 1973

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1282712

English Heritage Legacy ID: 377135

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 CASTLE STREET
879-1/6/34 (South side)
03/04/73 Nos.22 AND 23

GV II

Pair of shops and dwellings, now offices. Mid-C18, altered C19
and C20. Brick with hipped C20 plain-tile roofs behind
parapet. Double-depth plan. 3-storey, 4-window range. Ground
floor is composed of 2 wide, shallow, canted bay shop windows
under continuous fascia, with glazing bars and glazed doors to
far left and far right on continuous low York stone plinth.
Fascia is supported by unfluted, Tuscan columns either end and
to centre and has pulvinated frieze and dentilled cornice. C19
sash windows to 1st and 2nd floors with painted stone sills
and key blocks to flat-arched heads. Jambs and heads of
windows are of fine orange brick, walling otherwise of blue or
overburnt brick in header bond. Storey band and cornice band
in same fine orange brick. Plain coped parapet of flared
headers in header bond. Louvred openings to middle of shop bay
windows for basements.
INTERIOR: No.23 has stair from basement to attic with
continuous stop-chamfered newels and column-on-vase balusters.
Basement has stop-chamfered spine beam.


Listing NGR: SP6954933937

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