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List entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

Name: SAVAY FARM, THE SAVAY

List entry Number: 1332700

Location

SAVAY FARM, THE SAVAY, SAVAY LANE

The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County District District Type Parish
BuckinghamshireSouth BucksDistrict AuthorityDenham

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: I

Date first listed: 23-Sep-1955

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 43955

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List entry Description

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History

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Details

TQ 08 NW DENHAM SAVAY LANE

5/337 Savay Farm, The Savay

23.9.55

- I

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

Selected Sources

  1. Other  Reference - Title: An Inventory of the Historical Monuments in Buckinghamshire Volume One South - Date: 1912 - Page References: 116-118
  2. Book  Reference - Author: Page, W - Title: The Victoria History of the County of Buckingham - Date: 1908 - Volume: 3 - Page References: 256

National Grid Reference: TQ 04684 88047

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