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Latitude: 51.5525 / 51°33'8"N
Longitude: -0.8987 / 0°53'55"W
OS Eastings: 476455
OS Northings: 184305
OS Grid: SU764843
Mapcode National: GBR C4L.MLV
Mapcode Global: VHDWG.C7RQ
Entry Name: Barn (Now Menagerie) Circa 60 Metres to North West of Fawley Court
Listing Date: 28 June 1976
Last Amended: 22 January 1986
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1125741
English Heritage Legacy ID: 46667
Location: Fawley, Wycombe, Buckinghamshire, RG9
Civil Parish: Fawley
Traditional County: Buckinghamshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Buckinghamshire
Church of England Parish: Fawley
Church of England Diocese: Oxford
FAWLEY FAWLEY COURT
SU 78 SE
Barn (now Menagerie)
8/17 c.60m to N.W. of
Fawley Court (formerly
listed as Barn in the grounds
of Fawley Court)
Menagerie with later subdivision into stables and storage space. Circa 1770
altered. By Sambrook Freeman. Chequer brick, whitewashed at S end, remainder
with traces of colourwash. Flat eaves. Hipped slate roof. Long single storey
building with apse at N. end. Sides have shallow blind arcade of
semi-circular arches, continued round apse, with band course at
impost level. Some arches have arched windows with glazing bars,
others have large double wooden doors. S. end has 3 arches, that
to left with arched window, that to centre with thermal window. Between
arches at S. end are recessed rectangular panels with roundels above.
Some square ventilation holes below eaves. Attached C20 sheds.
Unusual shallow trusses designed to cover wide span with short
timbers. Original drawing shows thermal windows only.
(E. Harris and J.M. Robinson, New Light on Wyatt at Fawley,
Architectural History 27 p. 263-267).
Listing NGR: SU7645584305
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