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THE GATEHOUSE

List Entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

Name: THE GATEHOUSE

List entry Number: 1118320

Location

THE GATEHOUSE, THAME ROAD

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

County: Buckinghamshire

District: Aylesbury Vale

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Chilton

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 26-Oct-1951

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 43005

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List entry Description

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History

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Details

SP 61 SE CHILTON THAME ROAD (east side) 1/68 The Gatehouse

26.10.51

GV II*

House. Dated 1683 in raised cut brick above central door. Chequer brick. Hipped old tile roof. 6 bays. 2 storeys plus dormers. Central doorway has architraved frame and original 4-panel oak door. Evidence of hood above. Flanked in central bays by single light transomed windows. Other windows mullioned and transomed cross-casements of 2 lights, all with leaded lights. Moulded frames. Flat arches to windows. Band course between storeys. Above doorway is raised pattern of scrolls with central pineapple on stalk, flanked by date '16' and '83', all in projecting cut brick. Two 2-light swept dormers with leaded casements above bays 2 and 5. Tall flanking stacks. Modern addition at rear, but several cross-windows to flank and rear which retain original glass and leading. Interior, Full height open well closed string staircase in centre bays rising from entrance hall. Turned balusters, ramped moulded handrails. Door cases to left and right of hall have heavy bolection architraves and frieze and cornice. RCHM I. 106. MON.6.

Listing NGR: SP6883911558

Selected Sources

Other
An Inventory of the Historical Monuments in Buckinghamshire Volume One South, (1912)

National Grid Reference: SP 68836 11558

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