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Finemerehill House

A Grade II Listed Building in Quainton, Buckinghamshire

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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

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1117815

English Heritage Legacy ID: 42190

Location: Quainton, Aylesbury Vale, Buckinghamshire, MK18

County: Buckinghamshire

District: Aylesbury Vale

Civil Parish: Quainton

Traditional County: Buckinghamshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Buckinghamshire

Church of England Parish: Quainton

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text


1/41 Finemerehill House


- II

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.

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