PREBENDAL HOUSE SCHOOL

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II*

List Entry Number: 1117941

Date first listed: 07-Apr-1952

Statutory Address: PREBENDAL HOUSE SCHOOL, PARSONS FEE

Map

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Location

Statutory Address: PREBENDAL HOUSE SCHOOL, PARSONS FEE

The building or site itself may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County: Buckinghamshire

District: Aylesbury Vale (District Authority)

Parish: Aylesbury

National Grid Reference: SP 81659 13882

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History

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Details

1. 799 PARSON'S FEE (North Side) The Prebendal House School SP 8113 NE 1/51 7.4.52.

II*

2. C18 altered. Three-storeys. Rendered strings at first and second floor levels. Moulded cornice. Hipped slate roof. The entrance front facing churchyard has five windows and narrow panels flanking central window to upper floors. Two three light windows on ground floor and two narrow windows flanking door and under panels on upper floors. Eight-panel central door in panelled reveal with architrave surround, curved frieze, moulded cornice and central key-block with bedmould of cornice broken forward over. Architrave has rusticated blocks. Central porch of two Ionic columns, wall pilasters and entablature with carved frieze carved with oak leaf pattern, bracketed cornice and pediment. The garden front has flanking C19 bays formerly with central porch between, of engaged Doric columns and entablature with triglyph frieze and dentilled cornice. Formerly the central first floor window had a similar surround. Comtemporary stair and other interior fittings including some panelling and fireplaces. Lower red brick south wing. For some time home of John Wilkes, whose wife was of local family. Staircase with carved spandrels and spiral turned balusters rises full height of house. Hall has segmental arch with archivolt on fluted Doric columns. West garden front has 2 storey semi-octagonal bays. Central staircase sash window in eared architrave surround, fluted Roman Ionic pilasters, entablature with pulvinated frieze, modillion pediment.

Listing NGR: SP8165913882

Legacy

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Legacy System number: 41892

Legacy System: LBS

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