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The Falcon Hotel

A Grade II Listed Building in Wycombe, Buckinghamshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.6292 / 51°37'45"N

Longitude: -0.7513 / 0°45'4"W

OS Eastings: 486527

OS Northings: 193001

OS Grid: SU865930

Mapcode National: GBR D54.WBH

Mapcode Global: VHDW4.X9PX

Entry Name: The Falcon Hotel

Listing Date: 9 January 1954

Last Amended: 26 September 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1310847

English Heritage Legacy ID: 46012

Location: Wycombe, Buckinghamshire, HP11

County: Buckinghamshire

District: Wycombe

Town: Wycombe

District Council Ward: Abbey

Traditional County: Buckinghamshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Buckinghamshire

Church of England Parish: High Wycombe All Saints

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

In the entry for;
1/17
CORNMARKET
(South Side)
The Falcon Hotel

The address and description shall be amended to read:
CORNMARKET
(South Side)
No 9 (The Falcon Hotel)
Hotel. Late C17; refronted late C18. Render over timber frame; gabled old
tile roof; brick end stacks. Double-depth plan. 3 storeys; 4-window range.
C20 double doors set in mid C19 classical stone porch. Late C18 tripartite
sash set in moulded wood architrave to left; blocked window to right. Similar
first-floor 12-pane sashes and second-floor 9-pane sashes set in moulded wood
architraves; late C17/early C18 coved plaster cornice. Gabled dormer with C18
two-light casement with wrought-iron fittings. Late C18 two-storey, 3-bay range
to right,of render over brick with gabled old tile roof and brick end
stack: segmental arches over 3 mid C19 horned 12-pane sashes on ground floor
and 2 late C18 twelve-pane sashes on first floor.
Interior: mid C19 staircase with turned balusters and mock panelling; mid C19
panelled doors. Exposed late C17 wall plate and studs to first floor; late
C17 three-bay queen-post roof with clasped purlins.

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CORNMARKET
1.
963
(South Side)
The Falcon Hotel
su 8692 NE 1/17
SU 8693 SE 2/17 9.1.54.
II GV.
C17, refronted C18 or early C19. Stucco with coved cornice, old tiled
hipped roof. 3 storeys; main block has 4 bay upper part, ground floor
with 3 light window to left hand and single light window to right hand,
4 panes wide. ALL windows have flush sashes with glazing bars. Modern
right central glazed doors. Small 2 storeyed extension to right hand of
3 bays generally similar to main block.

Nos 1 to 5 (consec), The Little Market House, Guildhall, Premises occupied
by Midland Bank and The Falcon Hotel form a group.


Listing NGR: SU8653693002

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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