Little Loakes / Loakes House

Date:
13 Oct 1999
Location:
Little Loakes, Loakes Road, High Wycombe, Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
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Loakes House, Loakes Road, High Wycombe, Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Reference:
IOE01/02151/18
Type:
Photograph (Digital)

Description

This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.

LOAKES ROAD 1.

963 Loakes House SU 8692 5/292A II 2.

Villa. Late C18. formerly Little Loakes and probably the Dower House of the former Loakes Manor House (now Wycombe Abbey). Two storeys, dormers and basement. Double fronted with 3 windows and slightly recessed central window bay. Hipped tile roof with brick stacks. Brick with dentil eaves course and plot band at 1st floor level.

Segmental-arched, recessed sash windows with glazing bars. Flat-headed dormers with casements. Corinthian portico in antis. Doorway with semi-elliptical radial fanlight, side lights and raised and fielded panel door. North east front with central splayed bay window heightened late C20. Interior retains corbels, panelled doors, arched openings and other features.

Listing NGR: SU8612592738

Content

This is part of the Series: IOE01/1618 IOE Records taken by John R Powell; within the Collection: IOE01 Images Of England

Rights

© Mr John R Powell. Source: Historic England Archive

This photograph was taken for the Images of England project

People & Organisations

Photographer: Powell, John R

Rights Holder: Powell, John R

Keywords

Brick, Tile, Georgian Villa, Agriculture And Subsistence, Land Use Site, Domestic, House, Dwelling, Dower House

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