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26 and 28, High Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Stony Stratford, Milton Keynes

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Latitude: 52.0565 / 52°3'23"N

Longitude: -0.852 / 0°51'7"W

OS Eastings: 478810

OS Northings: 240414

OS Grid: SP788404

Mapcode National: GBR BYN.1FB

Mapcode Global: VHDSZ.5KYT

Entry Name: 26 and 28, High Street

Listing Date: 12 October 1954

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1159387

English Heritage Legacy ID: 45505

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

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Listing Text

(North-East Side)
Stony Stratford
Nos 26 and 28
SP 7840 1/38A 12.10.54.


Earlier house refronted early C18. 2 storeys. 4 windows spaced 1 + 3. Front plastered.
New machine tiles on roof. 2 chimneys. Glazing bar casement windows surrounded
by plain wooden fillet, on 1st floor. No 26 is slightly set back, it has one large
window with glazing bars. Door has 4 incised panels. No 28: shop window fronted
by throughway on left and entrance on right. Fascia with hood in common with entrance
which is flanked by pilasters. Small window over throughway. 2 raised and fielded
panels on door. Interior: retains good late Cl6 stone fireplace on 1st floor with
moulded jambs and 4 centred head. Tudor mouldings on doorway in next room.
Nos 26 and 28 were formerly the Rose and Crown, the reputed site of Edward V's arrest
in 1483.

The Public Hall and Nos 2 to 24 (even), 24a, 26 and 28 form a group of which
Nos 14, 16 and 20 are of local interest.

Listing NGR: SP7881040414

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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