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Latitude: 51.9996 / 51°59'58"N
Longitude: -0.9883 / 0°59'18"W
OS Eastings: 469548
OS Northings: 233940
OS Grid: SP695339
Mapcode National: GBR 9XQ.NXM
Mapcode Global: VHDT8.T0CG
Entry Name: 22 and 23, Castle Street
Listing Date: 3 April 1973
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1282712
English Heritage Legacy ID: 377135
Location: Buckingham, Aylesbury Vale, Buckinghamshire, MK18
District: Aylesbury Vale
Civil Parish: Buckingham
Built-Up Area: Buckingham
Traditional County: Buckinghamshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Buckinghamshire
Church of England Parish: Buckingham
Church of England Diocese: Oxford
SP6933 CASTLE STREET
879-1/6/34 (South side)
03/04/73 Nos.22 AND 23
Pair of shops and dwellings, now offices. Mid-C18, altered C19
and C20. Brick with hipped C20 plain-tile roofs behind
parapet. Double-depth plan. 3-storey, 4-window range. Ground
floor is composed of 2 wide, shallow, canted bay shop windows
under continuous fascia, with glazing bars and glazed doors to
far left and far right on continuous low York stone plinth.
Fascia is supported by unfluted, Tuscan columns either end and
to centre and has pulvinated frieze and dentilled cornice. C19
sash windows to 1st and 2nd floors with painted stone sills
and key blocks to flat-arched heads. Jambs and heads of
windows are of fine orange brick, walling otherwise of blue or
overburnt brick in header bond. Storey band and cornice band
in same fine orange brick. Plain coped parapet of flared
headers in header bond. Louvred openings to middle of shop bay
windows for basements.
INTERIOR: No.23 has stair from basement to attic with
continuous stop-chamfered newels and column-on-vase balusters.
Basement has stop-chamfered spine beam.
Listing NGR: SP6954933937
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