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Record details

BCC record ID:1245700000
Type of record:Building
Summary:Sixteenth to seventeenth century house with nineteenth century shop front
Grid Reference:SU 95654 97330

AMERSHAM, Chiltern, Buckinghamshire

Monument type(s)

  • HOUSE (16th Century to 17th Century - 1500 AD to 1699 AD)
  • SHOP (19th Century - 1800 AD to 1899 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. Early C19 refronting of C16 or C17 building. Painted rendering, old tile roof, parapet with coping and moulded cornice over plain frieze. Two storeys, C19 shop front with ornamental ironwork, rusticated eliptical carriage arch on left (leading to Baptist Church q.v.). Three double hung sash windows in architraves. Early C19 rear wing red brick, tiles, two storeys, 6 flush panel door, three sash windows with reveals, and cambered arches. Three similar windows to first floor and one narrow sash window in south return wall adjoining the warehouse (q.v.). 3-light box dormer in rear of main roof over carriage arch.

Sources and further reading: none recorded

Associated excavations and fieldwork: none recorded

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