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Latitude: 51.816 / 51°48'57"N
Longitude: -0.8152 / 0°48'54"W
OS Eastings: 481765
OS Northings: 213705
OS Grid: SP817137
Mapcode National: GBR D2X.4PF
Mapcode Global: VHDV4.TMC6
Entry Name: Greenend House
Listing Date: 7 April 1952
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1117950
English Heritage Legacy ID: 41909
Location: Aylesbury, Aylesbury Vale, Buckinghamshire, HP20
District: Aylesbury Vale
Civil Parish: Aylesbury
Built-Up Area: Aylesbury
Traditional County: Buckinghamshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Buckinghamshire
Church of England Parish: Aylesbury
Church of England Diocese: Oxford
799 RICKFORD'S HILL
SP 8113 NE 1/58 7.4.52.
C18. Late. 2 storeys. Brick stuccoed and painted. Angle pilasters full
height up to frieze consisting of boldly reeded band across front ornamented
with 21 equally spaced 'lion' head masks on square panels. Wide flat eaves
a little above frieze. Hipped slate roof. 7 windows on 1st floor in
architrave frames. The central 1st floor window arched, with surround
of pilaster and broken moulded entablature and architrave round head of
arch, a modified Palladian motif, and with balustraded plinth. 6 windows
on ground floor, under 1st floor windows but grouped, each side of central
door, under continuous cornice hood on carved console brackets.
6-panel central door recessed in rusticated stucco surround with voussoir
head and scroll keystone under Doric porch of 2 wall pilasters, 2 columns,
entablature with triglyph frieze and modillioned cornice. Back elevation
of vitreous and red brick. Interior mainly contemporary, with panelled
oak doors etc.
Nos 2 to 12 (even) form a group.
Listing NGR: SP8176513705
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