VILLIERS HOUSE

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1201402
Date first listed:
03-Apr-1973
Date of most recent amendment:
21-Nov-1994
Statutory Address:
VILLIERS HOUSE, 1, NELSON STREET

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Location

Statutory Address:
VILLIERS HOUSE, 1, NELSON STREET

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 69456 33868

Details

BUCKINGHAM

SP6933 NELSON STREET 879-1/6/126 (West side) 03/04/73 No.1 Villiers House (Formerly Listed as: NELSON STREET (West side) No.1)

GV II

House, now offices. Mid C18, altered C19 and C20. Red brick in Flemish bond with some flared headers, plain-tile roof and brick end stacks. 2-unit plan. 2 storeys and attic; 3-window range. Central 4-panel door approached by 3 stone steps. Door has overlight, panelled reveals, reeded wood surround with paterae to top corners and straight hood. Door is flanked by canted bay windows on brick bases, that to left incorporating 2-light cellar window. Bays have 12-pane sashes to front, moulded cornices and flat roofs. 12-pane sash windows to 1st floor with wood lintels either side of blank central window with cambered arched head. Parts of heads of similar windows, now blocked, survive to far left at basement, ground- and 1st-floor levels. Plinth, storey band and double wave-moulded brick eaves. 2 flat-roofed roof dormer windows and brick-coped gable to right. INTERIOR: roof has 1 tier of purlins, closely spaced rafters and no principals.

Listing NGR: SP6945333868

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
377224
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: 30 Apr 2001
Reference: IOE01/04044/12
Rights: Copyright IoE Mr Stewart Martin Shaw. Source Historic England Archive
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