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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: 1125723



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

County: Buckinghamshire

District: Wycombe

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Lane End

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 28-Aug-1962

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 46627

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6/148 Kensham Farmhouse


- II House. C15, altered C16, with C16-C17 cross wing and C20 extensions and alterations. Mostly rebuilt in brick with some flint, the N. wall retaining timber frame with thin brick infill and plinth. Old tile roofs. Large chimney stack with 2 diagonal shafts of narrow brick at left end; another similar chimney, part rebuilt, to centre of cross wing. L-plan with staircase projection in rear angle. One storey and attic. Front has 2 gabled bays, the ground floor right bay of flint. Brick band course at first floor level. C20 paired barred wooden casements, those to ground floor with cambered heads, those above with segmental heads. Central old board door in C20 gabled brick porch with arched entry. C19 hipped extension of re-used narrow brick to left, with similar casement and later C19 lean-to at left end. Interior: left bay originally an open hall, the central base cruck truss with chamfered arch-braces to collar, and stop-chamfered aisle plate with curved brace along W. side; chimney-stack and floor inserted C16, with massive spine beam and slightly chamfered heavy joists; early Cl? panelling in front right room; winder staircase. RCHM I p. 286. MON.15.

Listing NGR: SU7903092764

Selected Sources

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

National Grid Reference: SU 79030 92764


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