5-8, MARKET SQUARE

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1201393
Date first listed:
13-Oct-1952
Statutory Address:
5-8, MARKET SQUARE

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Location

Statutory Address:
5-8, MARKET SQUARE

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

County:
Buckinghamshire
District:
Aylesbury Vale (District Authority)
Parish:
Buckingham
National Grid Reference:
SP 69620 33984

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

Legacy

The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System number:
377205
Legacy System:
LBS

Legal

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

End of official listing

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Date: 02 Feb 2003
Reference: IOE01/08130/10
Rights: Copyright IoE Mr Alistair F Nisbet. Source Historic England Archive
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