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Latitude: 51.6448 / 51°38'41"N
Longitude: -0.802 / 0°48'7"W
OS Eastings: 482987
OS Northings: 194675
OS Grid: SU829946
Mapcode National: GBR D4W.VCY
Mapcode Global: VHDVY.1XVH
Entry Name: Steps House
Listing Date: 9 January 1954
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1125135
English Heritage Legacy ID: 46082
Location: West Wycombe, Wycombe, Buckinghamshire, HP14
Civil Parish: West Wycombe
Traditional County: Buckinghamshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Buckinghamshire
Church of England Parish: West Wycombe
Church of England Diocese: Oxford
This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 06/05/2014
SU 8294 9/91
HIGH STREET (North Side),
(Formerly listed as The Manor House)
Unusual early C18 house. Colour washed brick plinth and ground floor with large coved plaster cornice; yellow brick 1st floor with red brick quoins and dressings. 2 storeys and attics, 4 double hung sashes in flush moulded wooden frames, ground floor fielded panelled shutters, 1st floor segmental arches. 6 red brick steps with plain wrought iron railing up either side of central 6 fielded panelled door with 2 light rectangular fanlight; surround of fluted Roman Doric pilasters carrying frieze and cornice. Coved ground floor cornice breaks forward slightly over doorway and carries a wrought iron lamp bracket and octagonal lamp. Central 1st floor dummy window, hipped old tiled roof with dentil and moulded red brick cornice. Dormer to west return elevation. V.C.H., III, p 135.
Nos 35 to 37 (consec), The Church Loft, Nos 45 to 54 (consec), Nos 56 to 59 (consec), Steps House, The Plough Inn, The Apple Orchard, The Old Smithy, West Wycombe Estate Office, Rose Cottage and Ness Cottage form a group.
Listing NGR: SU8298794675
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