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Baylins Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Penn, Buckinghamshire

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Latitude: 51.6231 / 51°37'23"N

Longitude: -0.6583 / 0°39'29"W

OS Eastings: 492977

OS Northings: 192438

OS Grid: SU929924

Mapcode National: GBR F6S.2F4

Mapcode Global: VHFSN.JGVL

Entry Name: Baylins Farmhouse

Listing Date: 17 March 1982

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1124947

English Heritage Legacy ID: 44552

Location: Penn, Chiltern, Buckinghamshire, HP9

County: Buckinghamshire

District: Chiltern

Civil Parish: Penn

Built-Up Area: Beaconsfield

Traditional County: Buckinghamshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Buckinghamshire

Church of England Parish: Penn

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

(west side)
Knotty Green
Baylins Farmhouse
SU 99 SW 3/56

Late medieval hall house with later alterations. Two storeys timber frame,
brick and tile hanging. South elevation: gabled wing on right, upper part tile
hung, one 3-light casement. Left hand part brick, timber arched door next to
wing leading to passage: 4-light casement to ground floor, two 3-light casements
in first floor. Addition on far right, 2 storeys and hipped roof (designed
by Sir Edward Maufe, 1925). Loggia addition on left by Forbes and Tate, 1919.
Eastern elevation of wing has exposed timber framing. North-east block added,
and cart shed adapted to present north-west wing by Forbes and Tate. Old tile
roof, brick stacks. Interior has original arch braced hall truss and curved
wind braces visible on first floor. C16-C17 panelling in dining room and moulded
inserted. C16 floor beams in living room. These have stencilled decorations
by Macdonald Gill, early C20.
This house was the home of Ambrose Heal, for whom it was carefully adapted by
Forbes and Tate (Small Country Houses of Today Vol 3 by Sir Lawrence Weaver,
Country Life 1925).
(RCHM I 268-269 Monument 12).

Listing NGR: SU9297792438

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