The Old School / Ramblers

29 Mar 2003
The Old School, Hambleden, Wycombe, Buckinghamshire, RG9 6RJ
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Ramblers, Hambleden, Wycombe, Buckinghamshire, RG9 6RJ
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This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.


3/129 Ramblers and The Old School


Two houses, The Old School built as chapel of ease, then school.

Ramblers is C17, remodelled early-mid C19. Flint with brick dressings and dentil eaves, all whitewashed. Old tile roof, C17 thin brick chimney to left, small later stack to right. 2 storeys and attic, 2 bays.

Wooden casements with single horizontal glazing bars, 3 light to ground floor with segmental bonded heads, 2-light to first floor. Lower right window is old, remainder C20. Central gabled porch of whitewashed brick with board door. Small C18 gabled wing to rear with slight timbering. Rear also has attic dormers and C20 extension. The Old School to right is mid C19, altered 1970s. Flint with brick dressings, steeply pitched tiled roof. Now 2 storeys, one gabled bay to road. Ground floor has pointed arched door to left with hoodmould on off-set imposts, and C20 wooden casement in rebuilt wall to right. Upper storey has C19 pointed brick relieving arch, 3 small leaded roundels, blocked heads of 2 lancets, and small bellcote with cusped gable. Inserted C20 2-light wooden casement. Small lancets with Caernarvon arches to sides. Interior of Ramblers has timber framing in cross walls.

Listing NGR: SU7834086275


This is part of the Series: IOE01/2097 IOE Records taken by Dale Venn; within the Collection: IOE01 Images Of England


© Dale Venn. Source: Historic England Archive

This photograph was taken for the Images of England project

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Photographer: Venn, Dale

Rights Holder: Venn, Dale


Brick, Flint, Tile, Timber, Tudor House, Elizabethan Monument (By Form), Stuart Domestic, Jacobean Dwelling, Chapel Of Ease, Religious Ritual And Funerary, Chapel, Place Of Worship, School, Education