Building record 0141100000 - SEELEY'S FARMHOUSE

Summary

Sixteenth to eighteenth century house at Seeley's Farm

Protected Status/Designation

  • Listed Building (II) 1332642: SEELEYS FARMHOUSE

Map

Type and Period (1)

  • FARMHOUSE (Dated 1572 and 1693, 16th Century to 18th Century - 1500 AD to 1799 AD)

Description

Dimensions - Length 0021 m Width 0010
Plan Form - H SHAPED
GRADE II. C16/C17/C18. RED BRICK WITH BLACK HEADERS; OLD TILE ROOF. STRING COURSE AT FIRST FLOOR LEVEL. TWO FLANKING GABLES. CENTRE PORTION RECESSED WITH MODILLION EAVES CORNICE. TWO STOREYS. FIRST FLOOR WITH 6 CASEMENTS WITH WOODEN MULLIONS AND TRANSOMS AND ONE MODERN SINGLE-LIGHT CASEMENT. GROUND FLOOR WITH CENTRAL DOOR BENEATH HOOD WITH MOULDED BRACKETS AND 5 CASEMENTS WITH WOODEN MULLIONS AND TRANSOMS. ON THE RIGHT, A SUBSIDIARY DOOR AND ANOTHER CASEMENT. INTERIOR HAS 3 GOOD FIREPLACES AND PANELLED ROOMS, ONE DATED 1572, AND ONE (WITH PAINTED PANELS) 1693. STAIRCASE OF LATE C17 DATE (B3).
[DETAILED ARCHITECTURAL DESCRIPTION] (B1).

Sources (4)

  • <1>SBC20466 Bibliographic reference: Royal Commision on Historical Monuments. 1912. Historical Monuments in Buckinghamshire. Volume 1. p47 (item 35).
  • <2>SBC4606 Verbal communication: ELVEY G R TO M E FARLEY DEC 1973.
  • <3>SBC4001 Bibliographic reference: DoE. 1985. LIST OF BUILDINGS OF SPECIAL ARCHITECTURAL OR HISTORIC INTEREST: BUCKINGHAMSHIRE: DISTRICT OF SOUTH BUCKS. p34.
  • <4>SBC12029 Verbal communication: PIKE A R FIELD VISIT & OS 1878/83 1ST EDITION 6-IN CH MAP.

Location

Grid reference SU 93580 91410 (point) (Exact)
Civil Parish BEACONSFIELD, South Bucks, Buckinghamshire

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Record last edited

Aug 6 2010 5:23PM

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