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The Friary

A Grade II Listed Building in High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire

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Latitude: 51.5847 / 51°35'5"N

Longitude: -0.7192 / 0°43'9"W

OS Eastings: 488834

OS Northings: 188097

OS Grid: SU888880

Mapcode National: GBR D5R.QYP

Mapcode Global: VHDWC.HF4H

Entry Name: The Friary

Listing Date: 8 January 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1332126

English Heritage Legacy ID: 46976

Location: Little Marlow, Wycombe, Buckinghamshire, SL8

County: Buckinghamshire

District: Wycombe

Civil Parish: Little Marlow

Built-Up Area: High Wycombe

Traditional County: Buckinghamshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Buckinghamshire

Church of England Parish: Great Marlow with Marlow Bottom, Little Marlow and Bisham

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

SU 88 NE
5/92 The Friary
House. Late C16-C17, altered, with C20 extensions to far end. Right
side and rear gable are timber framed with whitewashed brick and render infill;
left side and front gable are roughcast and whitewashed, the front with
painted timbering. Old tile roof, rebuilt brick chimney to left side of
front bay. 2 storeys, 4 bays. Front gable has C20 leaded casements, single
light to ground floor and cross casement above. Right side is irregular, with
blind bay to left, off-centre C20 board door and C20 3-light leaded casement,
and 2 C20 rectangular bay windows with wooden lights to right. 2 gabled
dormers to right with wooden casements. Extensions to far end are
half-timbered. Interior has timber framing with curved wall braces and
wind braces. Irregular floor joists, the front bay with stop-chamfered
joists and jewel-stop to heavy chamfered spine. Heavy joists in second
bay. Upper room at far end has one long irregularly curving brace from
floor to purlin, similar to a slight cruck.

Listing NGR: SU8883488097

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