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Record details

BCC record ID:0422801000
Type of record:Building
Summary:Range of sixteenth century timber-framed houses on the Broadway with modern shop fronts
Grid Reference:SU 95894 97300
Parish:

AMERSHAM, Chiltern, Buckinghamshire

Monument type(s)

  • HOUSE (16th Century - 1500 AD? to 1599 AD?)
  • SHOP (20th Century - 1900 AD to 1999 AD)

Associated finds: none recorded

Protected status

  • Listed Building

Public access information

Is the site accessible to the public?No
Is the site visible from a public viewpoint?Yes

Full description

GRADE II. PART OF C16 OR POSSIBLY EARLIER TIMBER FRAMED RANGE, REFRONTED IN BRICK LATER C18 WITH EARLY C19 AND SUBSEQUENT ALTERATIONS. NO 11 RED AND GREY BRICK, NOS 15-21 RENDERED AND PAINTED. OLD TILE ROOF, WOOD EAVES BAND. TWO STOREYS. NO 11 HAS 2- LIGHT BARRED CASEMENT TO FIRST FLOOR, modern shop bow window. Nos 15-23 three 3-light casements to first floor, one on ground floor, and modern shop-front with bow window and corniced canopy on slender capped posts. Door to No 21 has hood on shaped brackets. East gable wall has exposed timber-frameing, small gabled wing at rear, timber-framed with brick infill. Modern gabled 2 storey brick wings to Nos 17-19. Timber-framed gable to Nos 11-15.

Sources and further reading

<1>Bibliographic reference: DOE 1984 LIST OF BUILDINGS OF SPECIAL ARCHITECTURA L OR HISTORIC INTEREST; BUCKS SU 9597 SE 7/6-8.
<2>Bibliographic reference: RCHM BUCKS 1 P11.
<3>Bibliographic reference: OS RECORD CARD SU99NE25.

Associated excavations and fieldwork: none recorded

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