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Magistrates Court and Courthouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Stony Stratford, Milton Keynes

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Latitude: 52.0562 / 52°3'22"N

Longitude: -0.8543 / 0°51'15"W

OS Eastings: 478651

OS Northings: 240371

OS Grid: SP786403

Mapcode National: GBR BYN.0TJ

Mapcode Global: VHDSZ.4LQ3

Entry Name: Magistrates Court and Courthouse

Listing Date: 28 October 1976

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1160334

English Heritage Legacy ID: 45609

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

(West Side)
Stony Stratford
Magistrates Court
and Courthouse
(Former Police Station)
SP 7840 1/202


1862-65. Large asymmetrical block on north-west side of the square. Main 3 storey
front to south-west. 3 windows. English bond red brickwork, with pointed stone
headers and sills to pointed sash windows. Stone kneelers with blind tracery,
coping to verges and plate tracery of the 2 right hand windows of the 1st floor.
Slate roof in alternate grey and purple bands. Chimney stacks brick with stone
verging, main stack between the 2 right hand windows of the 1st floor. Black brick
plinth. Entrance in return to south-east: pointed head stone and decoratively
chamfered panels to double doors. Wheel window with plate tracery within a vesca
above entrance. South elevation has a later extension with 2 further entrances,
one numbered '20', also with decoratively chamfered panels. 3 central bays recessed.
Overlapped brick cornice. 7 windows in all on 1st floor and. 9 on ground floor.
4 brick chimneys roof as on main block.

Nos 36 to 40 (even) Church Street form a group with Stratford House, Mill Lane
and all the listed building in the Market Square.

Listing NGR: SP7865140371

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

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