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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: 1125593



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

County: Buckinghamshire

District: Wycombe

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Medmenham

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 08-Jan-1987

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 47018

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MEDMENHAM HENLEY ROAD SU 88 NW (north side) 4/135 The Tower House - - II House, formerly gardeners' bothy. Circa 1897-1900. By Romaine Walker for Mr. Robert Hudson of Danesfield. Dressed chalk lower storey with chalk mullion windows; upper storey roughcast and whitewashed with wooden casements; plain tile roof with wooden bargeboards; brick chimneys with 'V' pilasters and off-set heads. Picturesque L-plan building of one storey and an attic. N. front has 3 bays, that to left gabled and projecting with upper storey jettied on curved wooden brackets. This bay has 2 paired casements to ground floor, and 7-light first-floor oriel with moulded bressumer above. Centre bay has pair of 2-light casements to ground floor, and 2-light gabled dormer. Right bay blind. Board and stud door between right bays in 4-centred arch with carved spandrels. Right gable has pair of 2-light ground floor windows and 5-light oriel above. Rear wing has similar windows, 2 similar doors, and large external chalk stack to far end. Staircase in rear angle originally external but enclosed with weatherboarding later C20.

Listing NGR: SU8162085244

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National Grid Reference: SU 81620 85244


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