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The Old House

A Grade II Listed Building in Wendover, Buckinghamshire

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Latitude: 51.7643 / 51°45'51"N

Longitude: -0.7424 / 0°44'32"W

OS Eastings: 486886

OS Northings: 208043

OS Grid: SP868080

Mapcode National: GBR D3L.C43

Mapcode Global: VHDVD.2XWB

Entry Name: The Old House

Listing Date: 25 October 1951

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1332866

English Heritage Legacy ID: 42773

Location: Wendover, Aylesbury Vale, Buckinghamshire, HP22

County: Buckinghamshire

District: Aylesbury Vale

Civil Parish: Wendover

Built-Up Area: Wendover

Traditional County: Buckinghamshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Buckinghamshire

Church of England Parish: Wendover

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

east side

9/201 No. 34 The Old House


House. C17 (said to be 1605 on deed) with possibly earlier fabric at N.
end, timber framed, refronted and cased in brick in early C18. Chequer brick
with red brick dressings to front. Old tile roof with large chimney to
RH of centre with 6 octagonal shafts. Bracketted wood cornice. 2-storeys.
7 bay front with carriage arch to RH with 2-light casement over. Other
windows early C18 sashes with thick glazing bars, segmental arched heads.
6 panel door, top panels glazed, in 3rd bay from RH with architrave, bold cut
brackets and flat hood. Timber frame exposed in RH flank wall under
carriageway. Rear wall of flint and brick with two 3-light 1st floor casements
with leaded glazing. Timber framing of former N crosswing, which has
chimney with 4 octagonal shafts. Interior Heavy timbers of central truss of
N. crosswing has jowled posts, cambered tiebeam and queenposts in attic.
Chamfered C17 spinebeams, several C17 panelled doors and decorated cupboard
door in 1st floor N. room. C18 brick fireplace arch in ground floor S.
room, C18 decorated corner cupboard in ground floor central room.
RCHM I p. 310 ON.36.

Listing NGR: SP8688608043

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