The Friary

11 Apr 2003
The Friary, Marlow Road, Little Marlow, Wycombe, Buckinghamshire, SL8 5PN
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This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.

LITTLE MARLOW MARLOW ROAD SU 88 NE (YELL END) 5/92 The Friary II GV House. Late C16-C17, altered, with C20 extensions to far end. Right side and rear gable are timber framed with whitewashed brick and render infill; left side and front gable are roughcast and whitewashed, the front with painted timbering. Old tile roof, rebuilt brick chimney to left side of front bay. 2 storeys, 4 bays. Front gable has C20 leaded casements, single light to ground floor and cross casement above. Right side is irregular, with blind bay to left, off-centre C20 board door and C20 3-light leaded casement, and 2 C20 rectangular bay windows with wooden lights to right. 2 gabled dormers to right with wooden casements. Extensions to far end are half-timbered. Interior has timber framing with curved wall braces and wind braces. Irregular floor joists, the front bay with stop-chamfered joists and jewel-stop to heavy chamfered spine. Heavy joists in second bay. Upper room at far end has one long irregularly curving brace from floor to purlin, similar to a slight cruck.

Listing NGR: SU8883488097


This is part of the Series: IOE01/1606 IOE Records taken by Chris Pooley; within the Collection: IOE01 Images Of England


© Mr Chris Pooley. Source: Historic England Archive

This photograph was taken for the Images of England project

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Photographer: Pooley, Chris

Rights Holder: Pooley, Chris


Brick, Render, Roughcast, Tile, Timber, Tudor Cruck House, Elizabethan Monument (By Form), Stuart Timber Framed House, Jacobean Timber Framed Building, House, Domestic, Dwelling