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Record details

BCC record ID:1291503000
Type of record:Building
Summary:Fifteenth to sixteenth century timber-framed cruck-built house with seventeenth and eighteenth century alterations
Grid Reference:SP 77402 02578
Parish:

BLEDLOW-CUM-SAUNDERTON, Wycombe, Buckinghamshire

Monument type(s)

  • HOUSE (15th Century to 18th Century - 1400 AD to 1799 AD)
  • CRUCK HOUSE (15th Century - 1400 AD? to 1499 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?Unclassified

Full description

GRADE II. HOUSE. C15-EARLY C16, AND C17, ALTERED C18. WHITEWASHED BRICK, THE LEFT BAY WITH FIRST FLOOR BAND COURSE. LEFT GABLE HAS TIMBER FRAMING; RIGHT GABLE IS PARTLY REBUILT IN WHITEWASHED FLINT BUT HAS AN EXPOSED CRUCK TRUSS. THATCHED ROOF, HALF- HIPPED AT RIGHT END, WITH PARTLY REBUILT [MORE]

Additional source for identification of cruck: A.G. Taylor (B1). House recorded as "Rose Cottage, High Street, Bledlow" but presumed to be same property.

Sources and further reading

<1>Digital archive: Vernacular Architecture Group. 2004 onwards. Vernacular Architecture Group:Cruck Database.

Associated excavations and fieldwork: none recorded

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