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Moor Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Downley, Buckinghamshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.6493 / 51°38'57"N

Longitude: -0.7758 / 0°46'32"W

OS Eastings: 484794

OS Northings: 195213

OS Grid: SU847952

Mapcode National: GBR D4X.GPQ

Mapcode Global: VHDVY.HSQZ

Entry Name: Moor Cottage

Listing Date: 22 January 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1161271

English Heritage Legacy ID: 46864

Location: Downley, Wycombe, Buckinghamshire, HP13

County: Buckinghamshire

District: Wycombe

Civil Parish: Downley

Traditional County: Buckinghamshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Buckinghamshire

Church of England Parish: High Wycombe Saint Mary and Saint George

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

SU 89 NW WEST WYCOMBE RURAL PLOMER GREEN LANE
(DOWNLEY)

1/212 Moor Cottage


GV II

House. Projecting bay to front is dated 1723 on beam; rear wing C17 with
early C18 half bay to right; altered and much rebuilt C19, refurbished
C20. Mostly brick, the right bays with some timber framing in rear wall,
the right gable partly of flint, partly rendered. Old tile roof; brick
chimney, part rendered, to centre of rear wing. L-plan. 1½-2 storeys,
2½ bays. Right bays have raised dentil eaves and brick inscribed
"W. Hoskins 1810"; left bay gabled and projecting. C20 leaded casements
in hardwood frames, those to ground floor right replacing bay windows. Door
in C20 lean-to extension to right of projection. Interior has timber-framed
cross walls with diagonal bracing, and shaped bracket to spine beam in
rear left room. Included for group value.


Listing NGR: SU8479495213

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