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Cross Farmhouse

A Grade II* Listed Building in Quainton, Buckinghamshire

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Latitude: 51.8751 / 51°52'30"N

Longitude: -0.9171 / 0°55'1"W

OS Eastings: 474646

OS Northings: 220171

OS Grid: SP746201

Mapcode National: GBR C0P.GYP

Mapcode Global: VHDTX.240C

Entry Name: Cross Farmhouse

Listing Date: 25 October 1951

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1319249

English Heritage Legacy ID: 42216

Location: Quainton, Aylesbury Vale, Buckinghamshire, HP22

County: Buckinghamshire

District: Aylesbury Vale

Civil Parish: Quainton

Built-Up Area: Quainton

Traditional County: Buckinghamshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Buckinghamshire

Church of England Parish: Quainton

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

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8/69 Cross Farmhouse



House. Dated 1723 on carved stone plaque with Dormer family coat-of-Arms.
Chequer brick with vitreous headers, red brick quoins and window
surrounds, and moulded plinth, first floor band course and eaves. Old
tile roof, brick coped gables, partly rebuilt brick chimney between
right bays. Double pile plan, the narrow rear range with 3 hipped roof
spurs at right-angles to front range. 2 storeys and attic, 5 bays.
3-pane sash windows in flush wooden frames. 3 C20 hipped dormers with
paired leaded casements, blocked cellar window to right. Centre bay
has blind window panel over 9-panelled door in Wooden frame. All openings
to main floors have segmental heads. Similar sashes or blind windows to
sides, the left gable with oval window to attic, and Regency ironwork
brought from Aylesbury. Small C20 brick extensions with entry and garages
at N.W. corner. House said to have been built by Robert Dormer, J.P.,
for one of his daughters.

Listing NGR: SP7464620171

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