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Castle Hill House (Borough Museum)

A Grade II Listed Building in High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire

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Latitude: 51.6313 / 51°37'52"N

Longitude: -0.748 / 0°44'52"W

OS Eastings: 486749

OS Northings: 193239

OS Grid: SU867932

Mapcode National: GBR D54.PPC

Mapcode Global: VHDW4.Z8D9

Plus Code: 9C3XJ7J2+GQ

Entry Name: Castle Hill House (Borough Museum)

Listing Date: 9 January 1954

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1159930

English Heritage Legacy ID: 46039

Location: Terriers and Amersham Hill, Buckinghamshire, HP13

County: Buckinghamshire

Electoral Ward/Division: Terriers and Amersham Hill

Built-Up Area: High Wycombe

Traditional County: Buckinghamshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Buckinghamshire

Church of England Parish: High Wycombe All Saints

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Castle Hill House
(Borough Museum)
SU 8693 SE 2/45 9.1.54.
Late C16 or early C17 in origin, with front block, remodelled circa 1778,
altered to fond symmetrical south elevation of 3 bays. Subsequently extended
on east by 1 bay of similar design. Flint rubble with pilasters at angles
and between bays; hipped Welsh slate roof with wide eaves cornice. 2 storeys
and attics, 4 sash windows in reveals. Glazed 2 fold left central door
with traceried elliptical fanlight in deeply recessed segmentally arched
opening and surround of slim panelled Doric pilasters. Date on panel on
west side elevation 1778. Earlier C18 wing at back, roughcast with old
tiled roof.

Listing NGR: SU8674993239

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