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Market House

A Grade II* Listed Building in Princes Risborough, Buckinghamshire

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Latitude: 51.7244 / 51°43'27"N

Longitude: -0.8324 / 0°49'56"W

OS Eastings: 480742

OS Northings: 203502

OS Grid: SP807035

Mapcode National: GBR D3W.SF8

Mapcode Global: VHDVJ.JX8F

Entry Name: Market House

Listing Date: 21 June 1955

Last Amended: 26 April 1985

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1159718

English Heritage Legacy ID: 46460

Location: Princes Risborough, Wycombe, Buckinghamshire, HP27

County: Buckinghamshire

District: Wycombe

Civil Parish: Princes Risborough

Built-Up Area: Princes Risborough

Traditional County: Buckinghamshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Buckinghamshire

Church of England Parish: Princes Risborough with Ilmer

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text


9/189 Market House (formerly
listed as the Meeting Room)


Small market house.1824, the gift of John Grubb, restored 1867
and C20. Red brick, coved plaster eaves, hipped slate roof, timber
clock turret. Square 2-storey building, each side with 2 semi-
circular arches to ground floor and central leaded window to
room above. E. and W. windows have large single lights; smaller single
light cut up into coving to N.; paired casements to S. E., S., and W.
sides have C19 verandah with hipped slate roof on wooden posts. War
memorial on central S. pier, staircase on N. side. Central turret
has square panelled base with clock, moulded cornice, and arched
bell-cote above. Bell-cote has tented lead roof and weather vane.

Listing NGR: SP8074203502

This List entry has been amended to add sources for War Memorials Online and the War Memorials Register. These sources were not used in the compilation of this List entry but are added here as a guide for further reading, 26 October 2017.

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

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