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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.


List entry Number: 1124399



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

County: Buckinghamshire

District: South Bucks

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Hedgerley

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 23-Sep-1955

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 44126

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4/530 Shell House

23.9.55 - II*

Late C17. Brick, red stretchers, blue-grey headers; old tile-hipped roof. Moulded brick string course at first floor level. Two storeys and attic. Road elvation with one, side elevation with 2 dormers. Heavy timber eaves cornice with wooden corbels. First floor with two 2-light casements with timber mullions and transoms and leaded lights. Ground floor with one 2-light casement and 2-fold 6-fielded panel door with rectangular fanlight at top of flight of steps and framed by brick Ionic pilasters carrying a hood with carved consoles. On left hand, one-storey modern addition in matching materials with shaped gable end. Interior with old staircase and remains of C17 overmantel. RCHM I, p.192: VCH III, p.278.

Listing NGR: SU9701487673

Selected Sources

Books and journals
Page, W, The Victoria History of the County of Buckingham, (1908), 278
An Inventory of the Historical Monuments in Buckinghamshire Volume One South, (1912)

National Grid Reference: SU 97014 87673


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