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55 and 57, Temple Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Brill, Buckinghamshire

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Latitude: 51.822 / 51°49'19"N

Longitude: -1.0499 / 1°2'59"W

OS Eastings: 465580

OS Northings: 214140

OS Grid: SP655141

Mapcode National: GBR 9ZR.RCS

Mapcode Global: VHCXK.RGBK

Plus Code: 9C3WRXC2+R2

Entry Name: 55 and 57, Temple Street

Listing Date: 21 December 1967

Last Amended: 26 February 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1124299

English Heritage Legacy ID: 42433

Location: Brill, Buckinghamshire, HP18

County: Buckinghamshire

Civil Parish: Brill

Built-Up Area: Brill

Traditional County: Buckinghamshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Buckinghamshire

Church of England Parish: Brill

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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(west side)
6/52 Nos. 55 and 57 (formerly
listed under Terrace of 7
houses to W. of Temple
21.12.67 Farmhouse)


House, now 2 dwellings. C16-C17, the 2 left bays refaced c.1770-80,
the right bay slightly later. Timber framing with heavy studs and diagonal
braces is exposed inside cross wing to right, the right side with
herringbone brick infill. Refaced in vitreous header brick with red
brick quoins, vertical strips, window surrounds, first floor band course
and dentil eaves. Left bays have paler red brick dressings and some
rubble stone in plinth. Right bay has thin brick plinth and dentil
cornice below attic window. Old tile roof, chimney with grouped shafts
of thin brick, off-set head and 'V' nib between right bays; later brick
chimney to left. L-plan. 2 storeys, attic and cellar, 3 bays. 3-light
leaded casements, mostly C20 but that to first floor left old. Ground
floor left window replaced by C20 metal casement. Gabled bay to right
has cellar opening, tilting window to attic, and segmental heads to
all openings. Other windows have gauged brick heads. C18 6-panel door
between left bays has architrave frame and flat wooden hood on brackets.
Interior of cross wing; fireplace of thin brick with chamfered 4-centred
arch; heavy stop-chamfered cross beams, the spine with ends on moulded
brackets; chamfered doorframes to cellar and main stairs; good winder

Listing NGR: SP6558014140

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