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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
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1332148
English Heritage Legacy ID: 46998
Location: Medmenham, Wycombe, Buckinghamshire, SL7
Civil Parish: Medmenham
Traditional County: Buckinghamshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Buckinghamshire
Church of England Parish: Medmenham
Church of England Diocese: Oxford
MEDMENHAM FERRY LANE
SU 88 SW
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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