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Chiltern House

A Grade II Listed Building in Wendover, Buckinghamshire

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Latitude: 51.7641 / 51°45'50"N

Longitude: -0.7421 / 0°44'31"W

OS Eastings: 486907

OS Northings: 208018

OS Grid: SP869080

Mapcode National: GBR D3L.C6D

Mapcode Global: VHDVD.3X1H

Entry Name: Chiltern House

Listing Date: 25 October 1951

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1118431

English Heritage Legacy ID: 42771

Location: Wendover, Aylesbury Vale, Buckinghamshire, HP22

County: Buckinghamshire

District: Aylesbury Vale

Civil Parish: Wendover

Built-Up Area: Wendover

Traditional County: Buckinghamshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Buckinghamshire

Church of England Parish: Wendover

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

east side

9/199 No.30 Chiltern House



House. C16 and C17 refronted 1725, date on rainwater head. Timber
framed with brick casing. Old tile roof, chimney to RH of centre
with 3 diamond shafts on moulded base. Plain parapet. 2-storeys, splayed
plinth. LH part of front symmetrical with 2 pairs of sash windows in
architrave frames with flat gauged brick arches flanking central upper
panel above 8-panel door, 2 upper glazed, in architrave frame with flat
moulded hood on cut brackets. Large carriage way on RH side with segmental
arch, 1 small sash above in altered opening. 1 bay of sash windows to LH
with dated rainwater head to LH . Rear elevation has low wing to LH adjoining
carriage arch. C16 timber framed with brick infill, old tiled roof. Large
brick stack on gable end with battered sides and tiled offset. 1-storey
wing projects, part timber stud with brick; tiled roof, Large wing to
RH, formerly a schoolroom, brick below, tile hanging above. Old tile roof
with hipped end. 2 bays of 3-light casements, one 3-light upper casement
to end with modern glazed door below. Interior heavy timber framing to smaller
rear wing with cambered tiebeams and curved windbraces. Some exposed C17
framing to front block; Ground floor LH room has plain C18 panelling,
and door, stone fireplace surround with flanking shaped cupboards, moulded
cornice and panelled beam soffit. RH room has bolection moulded wood
chimneypiece and plain panelling to lower wall.
RCHM I p.310. MON. 37.

Listing NGR: SP8690708018

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