THE OLD HOUSE AND ATTACHED OUTBUILDING

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1205468
Date first listed:
03-Apr-1973
Date of most recent amendment:
21-Nov-1994
Statutory Address:
THE OLD HOUSE AND ATTACHED OUTBUILDING, 55 AND 56, WELL STREET

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Location

Statutory Address:
THE OLD HOUSE AND ATTACHED OUTBUILDING, 55 AND 56, WELL 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 69570 33766

Details

BUCKINGHAM

SP6933 WELL STREET 879-1/6/172 (East side) 03/04/73 Nos.55 AND 56 The Old House and attached outbuilding (Formerly Listed as: WELL STREET (East side) Nos.55 AND 56 The Old House)

GV II

House, now 2 houses. Early-mid C18, altered later C18 and C19. Red brick in Flemish bond with some flared headers, plain-tile roof; brick end stacks. 3-unit plan. 2 storeys and attic; 6-window range. 6-panel door to right of centre with moulded wood surround in C19 stuccoed porch, which has doorway with elliptical-arched head, impost mouldings, plinth, pair of narrow 1-light openings either side, moulded cornice and stepped blocking cornice. 6-panel, part-glazed door to left of centre (to No.56) with moulded wood surround and straight hood on shaped brackets. 12-pane sash windows to ground and 1st floors, those to ground floor with segmental-arched heads above straight heads of windows, rendered in between, and flat-arched heads to those to 1st floor. Blank window to ground floor right of porch. Pair of windows to 1st floor left of centre and pair to 1st floor far right are dummy windows with painted glazing bars. Plinth, moulded storey band, hollow-chamfered brick eaves and 2 hip-roofed roof dormer windows to left of centre with 2-light casements. Rows of flared headers flank windows. Outbuilding to right of red brick in Flemish bond with some flared headers, and hipped plain-tile roof. Central double-leaf carriage doors with wicket to left leaf and wood lintel, lower, later double-leaf carriage doors to right with wood lintel, and gabled roof dormer to far left. INTERIOR: chamfered spine beams with scooped stops. Stair with mahogany stick balusters, column newels and ramped handrail. Stone cellar.

Listing NGR: SP6957533771

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
377268
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: 05 May 2001
Reference: IOE01/04043/29
Rights: Copyright IoE Mr Stewart Martin Shaw. Source Historic England Archive
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