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A Grade II Listed Building in Medmenham, Buckinghamshire

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Latitude: 51.551 / 51°33'3"N

Longitude: -0.8398 / 0°50'23"W

OS Eastings: 480539

OS Northings: 184206

OS Grid: SU805842

Mapcode National: GBR C4N.QGZ

Mapcode Global: VHDWH.D8DV

Entry Name: Duffields

Listing Date: 8 January 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1332148

English Heritage Legacy ID: 46998

Location: Medmenham, Wycombe, Buckinghamshire, SL7

County: Buckinghamshire

District: Wycombe

Civil Parish: Medmenham

Traditional County: Buckinghamshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Buckinghamshire

Church of England Parish: Medmenham

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

SU 88 SW
(west side)
- II
House. Late C17-early C18 cottage, extended c.1900-1905 by Sir
Reginald Blomfield. Cottage has timber frame of slight scantling with
straight angle braces to front and curved braces to gables. Thin
brick infill to front and left gable, rendered infill to right gable
and rear. Old tile roof, brick chimney to right. One storey and
attic, 2 bays. Left bay has paired wooden casements, the upper
window in gabled eaves-line dormer; right bay blind. Half-timbered
single storey extension to right. Entry via c.1900 extension to rear
left. This extension is a large L-plan building with red brick
ground floor, tile-hung upper storey and plain-tile roof. 2 storeys,
gabled projection to left. Leaded casements, central panelled door
with moulded and shaped cornice hood on Doric half-columns. Extension
built as village institute as gift of Mr. H.E. Kearley of Wittington.
(A.H. Plaisted, The Romance of a Chiltern Village, 1958, p.164)

Listing NGR: SU8053984206

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