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Rupert Lodge and Gateway to Wycombe Abbey

A Grade II Listed Building in High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire

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Latitude: 51.6229 / 51°37'22"N

Longitude: -0.7556 / 0°45'20"W

OS Eastings: 486238

OS Northings: 192298

OS Grid: SU862922

Mapcode National: GBR D5B.7S5

Mapcode Global: VHDW4.VGCQ

Entry Name: Rupert Lodge and Gateway to Wycombe Abbey

Listing Date: 28 June 1973

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1160344

English Heritage Legacy ID: 46113

Location: Wycombe, Buckinghamshire, HP11

County: Buckinghamshire

District: Wycombe

Town: Wycombe

Electoral Ward/Division: Abbey

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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Listing Text

Rupert Lodge & Gateway
to Wycombe Abbey
SU 8692 5/292
Early C19, ; by James Wyatt as one of the entrances to Wycombe Abbey.
Neo Gothic style. Ashlar with battlemented parapets and screen walls.
Lodge has single storey north wing with porch, 2 storey south wing with
octagonal turret and modern brick and Welsh slate addition. Thick pointing
with flint garretting. Gateway 4 centred chamfered arch under panel with
achievement of arms. Flanking smaller similar arches. Buttresses, inner
pair with offsets. Short screen wall connecting with lodge, long north
west curving screen wall with 2 turrets.

Listing NGR: SU8623892298

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

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