MARRIOTTS

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1204448
Date first listed:
13-Oct-1952
Date of most recent amendment:
21-Nov-1994
Statutory Address:
MARRIOTTS, 13, CASTLE STREET

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Location

Statutory Address:
MARRIOTTS, 13, CASTLE 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 69523 33860

Details

BUCKINGHAM

SP6933 CASTLE STREET 879-1/6/29 (South side) 13/10/52 No.13 Marriotts (Formerly Listed as: CASTLE STREET (South side) No.13)

GV II

House, milliner's shop and haberdashery, later petrol station and workshop, now offices. Probably mid-C18, altered C19 and C20. Rendered over brick, with C20 plain-tile roof and brick end stacks. Double-depth plan. 3-storey, 5-window range. C19 double shop front to left with round arch-headed divisions and fluted Doric columns either end, supporting fascia with dentilled cornice. Two 12-pane sash windows to ground floor right with moulded rendered surrounds. Similar windows to 1st and 2nd floors. Plinth, rusticated quoins, storey bands, and plain stone-coped parapet. Right side elevation facing Elm Street has door with overlight, panelled reveals, and moulded wood surround with cornice hood. INTERIOR: ground floor opened out C19 with new stair preceded by arcaded screen of 3 elliptical arch-headed openings with key blocks, that to centre much wider than those either side. Top-lit corkscrew spiral stair to 1st-floor gallery with ramped and wreathed mahogany handrail and cut tread ends; coved ceiling with panel mouldings and domed skylight. Back wall of staircase hall has large central mirror framed by what is probably the original front door surround with Corinthian half-columns supporting full entablature. Formerly a milliner's shop and haberdashery in C19, then, until 1986, a petrol station and bicycle repair shop - 'Marriotts'. (IMC Multinational: A Celebration of the Castle Street Site (pamphlet): Buckingham).

Listing NGR: SP6952533860

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
377130
Legacy System:
LBS

Sources

Books and journals
A Celebration of the Castle Street Site

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: 08 Sep 2001
Reference: IOE01/04209/28
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