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5-8, MARKET SQUARE

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: 5-8, MARKET SQUARE

List entry Number: 1201393

Location

5-8, MARKET SQUARE

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

County: Buckinghamshire

District: Aylesbury Vale

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Buckingham

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 13-Oct-1952

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 377205

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List entry Description

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History

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Details

BUCKINGHAM

SP6933 MARKET SQUARE 879-1/6/106 (South side) 13/10/52 Nos.5-8 (Consecutive)

GV II

Terrace of 4 shops and dwellings. Early C19 with C20 alterations. Red brick in Flemish bond, hipped slate roof, brick ridge stacks. Double-depth plan. 4-storey, 9-window range. Carriageway to far right. Rest of ground floor is occupied by shop fronts, that to far left with central, part-glazed door, ornamental overlight and glazing bars to large shop windows either side - possibly original or in Georgian style. 12-pane sash windows to 1st floor with intersecting glazing bars to gauged brick, round-arched heads, except for 12-pane sash above carriageway with gauged brick, flat-arched head. Similar windows to 2nd floor and 9-pane sashes to 3rd floor, all with gauged brick, flat-arched heads. 4 giant pilasters to upper floors with rubbed brick Tuscan capitals divide terrace into 2-bay sections with one bay above carriageway. Corbelled, moulded brick eaves cornice. Rear elevation has irregular glazing of sash windows, some coursed limestone rubble walling and thin timber-framing to wall above carriageway. INTERIOR: No.8 has stone cellar with double wave-moulded, Tudor-arched oak doorway. Panelled room to ground floor rear with arcaded fluting to frieze, moulded cornice and boxed spine beam. Fireplace of c1830 of veined white marble.

Listing NGR: SP6961533981

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National Grid Reference: SP 69620 33984

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