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11 and 12, Westfield Cottages

A Grade II Listed Building in Medmenham, Buckinghamshire

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Latitude: 51.5546 / 51°33'16"N

Longitude: -0.85 / 0°51'0"W

OS Eastings: 479826

OS Northings: 184594

OS Grid: SU798845

Mapcode National: GBR C4N.FY1

Mapcode Global: VHDWH.66Z2

Entry Name: 11 and 12, Westfield Cottages

Listing Date: 21 October 1977

Last Amended: 8 January 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1160022

English Heritage Legacy ID: 47047

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 78 SE
7/164 Nos. 11 and 12 (formerly
listed under Nos. 1-12 Westfield
Pair of semi-detached estate cottages. Circa 1900. Probably by
Romaine Walker for Mr. Robert Hudson of Danesfield. Lower storey of red
brick in English bond with dentil string arched over doors, and
battered buttresses flanking front; upper storey rendered and colourwashed;
half-hipped plain tile roof; central brick chimney with off-set cap.
One storey and attic, 2 bays. Ground floor has 4-light barred wooden
casements with leaded top-lights, chamfered and off-set brick sills,
and stop-chamfered wooden lintels. Attic has 3-light barred wooden
casements in gabled dormers with richly carved and cusped bargeboards.
Board doors to left and right, with moulded brick surrounds and
semi-circular brick arches over painted terracotta tympana of local
Medmenham ware. Tympana illustrate labours of the months November and
December, No. 11 showing ploughing, No. 12 digging.

Listing NGR: SU7982684594

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

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