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101 and 101a, High Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Waddesdon, Buckinghamshire

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Latitude: 51.8457 / 51°50'44"N

Longitude: -0.9277 / 0°55'39"W

OS Eastings: 473964

OS Northings: 216891

OS Grid: SP739168

Mapcode National: GBR C12.691

Mapcode Global: VHDTW.VVXY

Entry Name: 101 and 101a, High Street

Listing Date: 29 January 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1117802

English Heritage Legacy ID: 42269

Location: Waddesdon, Aylesbury Vale, Buckinghamshire, HP18

County: Buckinghamshire

District: Aylesbury Vale

Civil Parish: Waddesdon

Built-Up Area: Waddesdon

Traditional County: Buckinghamshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Buckinghamshire

Church of England Parish: Waddesdon with Over Winchendon and Fleet Marston

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

(south side)

10/123 Nos. 101 and 101A



Pair of houses, formerly Club and Reading Room. Dated 1883. Probably
by W. Taylor of Bierton, for Ferdinand de Rothschild. Red brick, pebbledash
and ornamental half-timbering to gables, moulded bargeboards, tiled
roofs. Panelled brick chimneys with terracotta rosettes and zig-zag
ornament to caps. Picturesque. T-plan. One storey and attic. Front to
roadhas 2 bays of 3-light transomed wooden casements to each side of
slight gabled projection. This centre-piece has rectangular wooden
bay window to ground floor, with arched lower lights, barred top
lights and central arched panel with wrought iron scroll ornament.
Turned wooden balustrade above has central panel with Rothschild badge
of 5 crossed arrows. Left end has small verandah of 3 wooden arches
on turned balusters, the central arch with wrought iron scroll ornament.
Splat balustrade. Rear wall of verandah is rendered and incised with
Jacobethan cartouches containing literary, artistic and geographical
subjects. Ornamental gable above overhangs on shaped brackets. Lean-to
porch in rear angle has roof on turned balusters, and elaborate wrought
iron bracket. Another gabled porch to rear wing.

Listing NGR: SP7396416891

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