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Savay Farm, the Savay

A Grade I Listed Building in Denham, Buckinghamshire

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Latitude: 51.5816 / 51°34'53"N

Longitude: -0.4905 / 0°29'25"W

OS Eastings: 504684

OS Northings: 188047

OS Grid: TQ046880

Mapcode National: GBR 12.1A4

Mapcode Global: VHFSY.GH0X

Entry Name: Savay Farm, the Savay

Listing Date: 23 September 1955

Grade: I

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1332700

English Heritage Legacy ID: 43955

Location: Denham, South Bucks, Buckinghamshire, UB9

County: Buckinghamshire

District: South Bucks

Civil Parish: Denham

Traditional County: Buckinghamshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Buckinghamshire

Church of England Parish: Denham

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

TQ 08 NW,

Savay Farm, The Savay



C14 hall house, altered. First floor inserted C16. Timber frame and red brick
nogging with old tile roof. H-plan. Two storeys. Windows, modern leaded lights.
C15 door with battens and strap hinges. Late C14 south-west gable oversailing
on brackets and exposed corbels, tympanum cement rendered with exposed timbers.
North-west modern wing similar but not oversailing. INTERIOR: C16 mural
achievement in south half of hall; first floor has two 4-centred arches at head
of north-east staircase, tie beam and king post in south-west room; murals over
south-west part of further hall, dated 1606 representing second chapter of
Exodus with characters in Jacobean costume. A few pieces of old stained glass
set in windows. Three cast-iron firebacks, 2 C16 (one dated 1558) and one
Carolean. On left hand, one-storey building extends from front. Stock brick;
old tile roof; open end nearest to house, opening filled with 4 wooden Roman
Doric columns, entablature. Inside along back wall timber gallery. RCHM I,
pp 116-118; VCH III, p256.

Listing NGR: TQ0468488047

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