The Chess flows
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Countryside area on the further reaches of the Metropolitan Line. Posh countryside though
Post to the west Chesham Bois
Post to the east Latimer Park
Blackwell was a local landowner in the 13th.
Blackwell Hall. The Hall fronts onto the Chess and is on
the site of an important ancient manor. It is a half timber and plaster house originally
15th. It was based on a hall with a solar at one end and another room
at the other. Later an upper floor was installed
and plaster replaced by brick.
Blackwell Farm. The farmhouse is a timber framed 15th hall
and crosswing house. Barn from the 16th or 17th with a timber-frame.
It is weatherboarded, on a brick plinth and has a central wagon door. The
stables are now converted to housing.
British History. Buckinghamshire.
British Listed Buildings. Web
Chess Valley History Group. Web