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Medmenham Gates, with Attached Gates and Gate Piers

A Grade II Listed Building in Medmenham, Buckinghamshire

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Latitude: 51.552 / 51°33'7"N

Longitude: -0.8287 / 0°49'43"W

OS Eastings: 481307

OS Northings: 184327

OS Grid: SU813843

Mapcode National: GBR D60.M94

Mapcode Global: VHDWH.L882

Entry Name: Medmenham Gates, with Attached Gates and Gate Piers

Listing Date: 16 August 1983

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1159807

English Heritage Legacy ID: 47021

Location: Medmenham, Wycombe, Buckinghamshire, SL7

County: Buckinghamshire

District: Wycombe

Civil Parish: Medmenham

Traditional County: Buckinghamshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Buckinghamshire

Church of England Parish: Medmenham

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

SU 88 SW
(south side)
Medmenham Gates, with
8/138 attached gates & gate-piers

- II
House. C16, with N.W. end refronted and extended early-mid C18,
and N.W. chimney rebuilt c.1900. C18 build is of knapped and
coursed flint with brick quoins and bonded vertical strips flanking
windows. Rear wing timber-framed with brick infill, part tile-hung.
Old tile roof, hipped over front block. Brick chimneys, that to left with
lower part of c.1900 knapped flint and stone chequers. L-plan.
2 storeys and attic. Front has 3-bay fenestration with leaded cross
windows, part renewed 1985, those to ground floor with cambered
heads. C19 matching window inserted to left. Original outer bays
have doors, the left door 3-panelled with rectangular fanlight,
the right door flush-panelled with C20 gabled wooden porch. 2 hipped
dormers with paired leaded casements. Chimney to left has moulded
stone string arched over plaque with initials HEK (Hudson Ewbanke
Kearley of Wittington), and has stepped left side with stone scroll
to gate piers at left end of house. Pair of cast iron gates with same
initials and matching pier to left. Rear wing has leaded casements and
substantial timbering with heavy wall-braces, arched wind-braces, and
stop-chamfered joists.

Listing NGR: SU8130784327

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