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Ramblers the Old School

A Grade II Listed Building in Hambleden, Buckinghamshire

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Latitude: 51.5699 / 51°34'11"N

Longitude: -0.8711 / 0°52'15"W

OS Eastings: 478340

OS Northings: 186275

OS Grid: SU783862

Mapcode National: GBR C4F.GMD

Mapcode Global: VHDW8.VSCW

Entry Name: Ramblers the Old School

Listing Date: 22 January 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1125662

English Heritage Legacy ID: 46779

Location: Hambleden, Wycombe, Buckinghamshire, RG9

County: Buckinghamshire

District: Wycombe

Civil Parish: Hambleden

Traditional County: Buckinghamshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Buckinghamshire

Church of England Parish: Hambleden with Frieth

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text


3/129 Ramblers and The Old School


Two houses, The Old School built as chapel of ease, then school.
Ramblers is C17, remodelled early-mid C19. Flint with brick dressings and
dentil eaves, all whitewashed. Old tile roof, C17 thin brick chimney
to left, small later stack to right. 2 storeys and attic, 2 bays.
Wooden casements with single horizontal glazing bars, 3 light to ground
floor with segmental bonded heads, 2-light to first floor. Lower right window
is old, remainder C20. Central gabled porch of whitewashed brick with
board door. Small C18 gabled wing to rear with slight timbering. Rear
also has attic dormers and C20 extension. The Old School to right is
mid C19, altered 1970s. Flint with brick dressings, steeply pitched tiled
roof. Now 2 storeys, one gabled bay to road. Ground floor has pointed
arched door to left with hoodmould on off-set imposts, and C20 wooden casement
in rebuilt wall to right. Upper storey has C19 pointed brick relieving
arch, 3 small leaded roundels, blocked heads of 2 lancets, and small bellcote
with cusped gable. Inserted C20 2-light wooden casement. Small lancets
with Caernarvon arches to sides. Interior of Ramblers has timber framing in
cross walls.

Listing NGR: SU7834086275

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