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Shell House

A Grade II* Listed Building in Hedgerley, Buckinghamshire

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Latitude: 51.5796 / 51°34'46"N

Longitude: -0.6013 / 0°36'4"W

OS Eastings: 497014

OS Northings: 187673

OS Grid: SU970876

Mapcode National: GBR F77.YLV

Mapcode Global: VHFSW.JKGG

Entry Name: Shell House

Listing Date: 23 September 1955

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1124399

English Heritage Legacy ID: 44126

Location: Hedgerley, South Bucks, Buckinghamshire, SL2

County: Buckinghamshire

District: South Bucks

Civil Parish: Hedgerley

Traditional County: Buckinghamshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Buckinghamshire

Church of England Parish: Hedgerley

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text


4/530 Shell House

- II*

Late C17. Brick, red stretchers, blue-grey headers; old tile-hipped roof.
Moulded brick string course at first floor level. Two storeys and attic. Road
elvation with one, side elevation with 2 dormers. Heavy timber eaves cornice
with wooden corbels. First floor with two 2-light casements with timber
mullions and transoms and leaded lights. Ground floor with one 2-light casement
and 2-fold 6-fielded panel door with rectangular fanlight at top of flight of
steps and framed by brick Ionic pilasters carrying a hood with carved consoles.
On left hand, one-storey modern addition in matching materials with shaped gable
end. Interior with old staircase and remains of C17 overmantel. RCHM I, p.192:
VCH III, p.278.

Listing NGR: SU9701487673

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