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Latitude: 52.0581 / 52°3'29"N
Longitude: -0.8556 / 0°51'20"W
OS Eastings: 478559
OS Northings: 240586
OS Grid: SP785405
Mapcode National: GBR BYG.SLY
Mapcode Global: VHDSZ.4J1M
Plus Code: 9C4X345V+6Q
Entry Name: 95 and 97, High Street
Listing Date: 12 June 1953
Last Amended: 28 October 1976
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1125380
English Heritage Legacy ID: 45571
Location: Stony Stratford, Milton Keynes, MK11
County: Milton Keynes
Civil Parish: Stony Stratford
Built-Up Area: Milton Keynes
Traditional County: Buckinghamshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Buckinghamshire
Church of England Parish: Stony Stratford St Mary and Giles
Church of England Diocese: Oxford
5135 HIGH STREET
Nos 95 and 97
(The former Cross Keys
Public House, No 97
previously listed as
Ye Olde Cross Keys
SP 7840 1/43 12.6.53.
A low 2 storey house with a frontage of circa 60 feet, reputed to date from the
early C15. Steep pitch tiled roofs (new on No 97) and later brick chimney stacks.
Rendered front with incised coursing. Stone built with wooden moulded eaves cornice.
Considerable use of timber and brick within and at rear. 5 crude squat C18 sash
windows to the 1st floor, with glazing bars on No 97. Low archway through centre
of ground floor with heavy moulded beams to the road supported by moulded jambs
and angle braces. Probably C15. No 95 has a late C19 shop front: 2 pilasters
with fascia brackets (now a Trustee Savings Bank). No 97 has an almost entirely
glazed ground floor with Gothick glazing in 5 bays one of which is the entrance.
Considerable 2 storey extension to rear, C17 and C18 with tiled roofs brick on
No 97, stone on No 95. The interior retains a number of carved posts and door
jambs from the C15. Extensive rehabilitation revealed reused C17 timbers in roof
of No 97.
Nos 79, 81, 81A, 83 and 87 to 103 (odd) form a group of which Nos 99 and 101 are
of local interest only.
Listing NGR: SP7855940586
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