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Deverell's Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Swanbourne, Buckinghamshire

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Latitude: 51.9382 / 51°56'17"N

Longitude: -0.835 / 0°50'5"W

OS Eastings: 480188

OS Northings: 227276

OS Grid: SP801272

Mapcode National: GBR C00.KQ8

Mapcode Global: VHDTK.GKY0

Entry Name: Deverell's Farmhouse

Listing Date: 4 June 1952

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1288708

English Heritage Legacy ID: 398913

Location: Swanbourne, Aylesbury Vale, Buckinghamshire, MK17

County: Buckinghamshire

District: Aylesbury Vale

Civil Parish: Swanbourne

Built-Up Area: Swanbourne

Traditional County: Buckinghamshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Buckinghamshire

Church of England Parish: Swanbourne

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

SP 8027


Deverell's Farmhouse


House. Dated 1632 on tablet at top of porch gable. Large blocks of
coursed rubble limestone, moulded stone string course at first floor level.
Old tile roof, restored stone coped gables and kneelers. Rebuilt brick
chimney in third bay has grouped shafts, with off-set heads and pilasters.
Smaller brick chimney to left. T-plan. 2 storeys and attic, 4 bays.
Moulded stone mullion windows with leaded lights, 2-light to ground floor
left, 4-light above and in second and fourth bays,that to ground floor
right much restored. Third bay has 2-storey and attic gabled porch
projection with much restored moulded Tudor arch, 3-light window above
with hoodmould, and small rectangular leaded light to attic. Gable
ends have 3-light attic windows with hoodmoulds. Similar wing to rear
opposite porch. Interior largely altered C18 with plain panelled
dados and late C18 fireplace surrounds, delicately carved, one with carved
frieze panel of hunting scene. Right-hand front room also has corner
cupboard of same date with arched curved doors and ornamental frieze.
Inner front door is C17 with moulded and stopped oak frame.

RCHM II p. 289-90 Mon. 5

Listing NGR: SP8018827276

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

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