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Almshouses a to D (Consecutive)

A Grade II Listed Building in Middle Claydon, Buckinghamshire

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Latitude: 51.9257 / 51°55'32"N

Longitude: -0.9543 / 0°57'15"W

OS Eastings: 472001

OS Northings: 225759

OS Grid: SP720257

Mapcode National: GBR C01.CJN

Mapcode Global: VHDTH.DVVM

Entry Name: Almshouses a to D (Consecutive)

Listing Date: 13 February 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1288449

English Heritage Legacy ID: 399690

Location: Middle Claydon, Aylesbury Vale, Buckinghamshire, MK18

County: Buckinghamshire

District: Aylesbury Vale

Civil Parish: Middle Claydon

Traditional County: Buckinghamshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Buckinghamshire

Church of England Parish: The Claydons

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text


4/84 Almshouses A-D (consec)


- II

Row of 4 flats, originally 6 almshouses. Late C17, altered.
Vitreous brick in header bond, red brick window surrounds with
gauged heads. Brick plinth, moulded stone eaves cornice. Hipped
old tile roof, 4 brick stacks with minimal entablature tops. One
storey and attic, 7 irregular bays. Central gabled bay has plain
flanking brick pilasters with moulded caps and stone kneelers.
Ground floor has 6 thickly barred 3-pare sash windows. 4 gabled
dormers with C19 paired casements. Centre bay has 2 similar
casements above pair of doors in single gabled porch. 4 other
doors, all half-glazed. C19 porches with blue and white brick
patterns to gables, wavy bargeboards and fishscale tiles. End
walls chequer brick with square bay windows and dormers. Originally
near church, moved to present site mid C18.

VCH IV p.33.

Listing NGR: SP7200125759

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