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St Mary's House

A Grade II Listed Building in Twyford, Buckinghamshire

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Latitude: 51.9348 / 51°56'5"N

Longitude: -1.0335 / 1°2'0"W

OS Eastings: 466547

OS Northings: 226693

OS Grid: SP665266

Mapcode National: GBR 9YF.PJX

Mapcode Global: VHDTG.1MHN

Entry Name: St Mary's House

Listing Date: 25 September 1951

Last Amended: 13 February 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1288292

English Heritage Legacy ID: 400026

Location: Twyford, Aylesbury Vale, Buckinghamshire, MK18

County: Buckinghamshire

District: Aylesbury Vale

Civil Parish: Twyford

Traditional County: Buckinghamshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Buckinghamshire

Church of England Parish: Twyford

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

(east side)

3/132 St. Mary's House (formerly
listed as The Vicarage)

- II

House. C15 hall of 3 bays with solar of one bay to south.
Altered and extended by 2 bays to north C16 and C19. Hall and
solar timber framed with tile-hanging and brick plinth to 3 south
bays, remainder chequer brick with north gable wall of rubble
stone. Tiled roof, hipped over 5 bays to south, enclosing gabled
cross wing of solar. Central chimney stack, with 3 attached shafts
of thin brick, other stacks to E. gable of solar and N. gable of
extension. 2 storeys. Irregular C19 wooden casements to E. and
W., 3-light leaded casement to ground floor of S. front with 2
4-pane sashes to first floor. E. front has timber framed gabled
porch to third bay with moulded bargeboards, door frame and wooden
benches inside. 12-panelled studded door, complete with original
hinges and handles, in moulded inner frame. W. front has C19
projection to left. Interior: hall and first floor of solar
originally open to roof. Arched wind braces. Hall has 2 smoke-
blackened trusses with collars on chamfered arched braces and one
queen strut truss. Solar also has braced collars. First floor
and chimney inserted C16. Hall has late C16 staircase with
moulded balusters, square newel posts and pointed finials,
possibly resited; large open fireplace and altered dado panelling.

RCHM II p. 306. Mon.2.

Listing NGR: SP6654726690

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