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Latitude: 51.8952 / 51°53'42"N
Longitude: -0.9619 / 0°57'42"W
OS Eastings: 471528
OS Northings: 222355
OS Grid: SP715223
Mapcode National: GBR C0F.3MG
Mapcode Global: VHDTP.8MTJ
Entry Name: Finemerehill House
Listing Date: 29 January 1985
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1117815
English Heritage Legacy ID: 42190
Location: Quainton, Aylesbury Vale, Buckinghamshire, MK18
District: Aylesbury Vale
Civil Parish: Quainton
Traditional County: Buckinghamshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Buckinghamshire
Church of England Parish: Quainton
Church of England Diocese: Oxford
SP 72 SW QUAINTON BOTOLPH CLAYDON
1/41 Finemerehill House
House. Probably 1875, possibly incorporating parts of an older building.
For the Verney family's Claydon estate. Timber framed with diagonal
braces and brick nogging, partly patterned. Half-hipped tile roofs,
brick chimneys with diagonal shafts and cogged heads, the S. wing with
central pair of stacks. L-plan with projection in rear angle. 1½ storeys
and attic, 2 bays. Barred wooden casements, central door in gabled porch.
2 stone tablets found in porch are dated RD1628 and HV/FDV 1875. Listed as
an unusually late example of local technique of timber-frame building,
and for its picturesque quality.
Listing NGR: SP7152822355
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.