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11 and 13, Watling Street

A Grade II* Listed Building in Bletchley, Milton Keynes

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.998 / 51°59'52"N

Longitude: -0.7152 / 0°42'54"W

OS Eastings: 488300

OS Northings: 234058

OS Grid: SP883340

Mapcode National: GBR D0R.L0P

Mapcode Global: VHDTF.K17P

Entry Name: 11 and 13, Watling Street

Listing Date: 26 September 1975

Last Amended: 25 March 1976

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1125436

English Heritage Legacy ID: 45407

Location: Bletchley and Fenny Stratford, Milton Keynes, MK2

County: Milton Keynes

Civil Parish: Bletchley and Fenny Stratford

Built-Up Area: Bletchley

Traditional County: Buckinghamshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Buckinghamshire

Church of England Parish: Fenny Stratford

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

HIGH STREET
1.
5135
(South Side)
FENNY STRATFORD
Premises occupied by
Valentine Ord & Nagles
Factory
SP 8834 2/39
II*
2.
C15 or possibly earlier origin, the front position built 1495. Originally a
Chantry House. Large timber framed building with cross wings, divided into
cottages on south side C16/C17. The road end has unfortunate 2 storey circa
1920-30 office addition. Brick and stuccoed nogging. Steep gable end tiled and
corrugated roofs. The 1st floor of cross wings slightly jettied. Windows later
or blocked. Inside the roof structure is exposed on 1st floor. 7 bays to main
roof with butt purlin arched brace tie beam, and crown post in some cases. Hammer
head wall posts and one truss with modified hammer beam. Later wind braces. The
north cross wing has 3 bay roof and cross bay, with wind braces and arched-brace
collar trusses. The south cross wing retains some original window frames. An
important survival despite alterations for factory.

HIGH STREET
(South Side)
FENNY STRATFORD

Premises occupied by
Valentine Ord & Nagles Factory

shall be amended to read

WATLING STREET
(South Side)
FENNY STRATFORD

Nos 11 and 13

In line three of the descriptive notes the word 'unfortunate' should be deleted.
In the descriptive notes 'An important survival despite alterations for factory'
should be deleted.

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1. HIGH STREET
5l35
(South Side)
FENNY STRATFORD
Premises occupied by
Valentine Ord & Nagles
Factory
SP 8834 2/39
II*
2.
C15 or possibly earlier origin, the front position built 1495. Originally a
Chantry House. Large timber framed building with cross wings, divided into
cottages on south side C16/C17. The road end has unfortunate 2 storey circa
1920-30 office addition. Brick and stuccoed nogging. Steep gable end tiled and
corrugated roofs. The lst floor of cross wings slightly jettied. Windows later
or blocked. Inside the roof structure is exposed on lst floor. 7 bays to main
roof with butt purlin arched brace tie beam, and crown post in some cases. Hammer
head wall posts and one truss with modified hammer beam. Later wind braces. The
north cross wing has 3 bay roof and cross bay, with wind braces and arched-brace
collar trusses. The south cross wing retains some original window frames. An
important survival despite alterations for factory.


Listing NGR: SP8830034058

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