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Barn (Now Menagerie) Circa 60 Metres to North West of Fawley Court

A Grade II Listed Building in Fawley, Buckinghamshire

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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

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1125741

English Heritage Legacy ID: 46667

Location: Fawley, Wycombe, Buckinghamshire, RG9

County: Buckinghamshire

District: Wycombe

Civil Parish: Fawley

Traditional County: Buckinghamshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Buckinghamshire

Church of England Parish: Fawley

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

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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