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Description: The Buck
Date Listed: 24 February 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 258902
OS Grid Reference: SJ6053104083
OS Grid Coordinates: 360531, 304083
Latitude/Longitude: 52.6331, -2.5846
SHEINTON C.P. SHEINTON ROAD
SJ 60 SW
5/115 No.8, The Buck
Cottage, latterly inn, now cottage. Probably early C17, extended
early C19 with later additions and alterations. Painted brick concealing
and partly replacing timber frame, plain tile roof. Original single-
cell plan extended to right early C19 with late C19 gabled brick addition
at right-angles to rear on right. One storey and attic; one C20 case-
ment to each side of roughly central gabled brick porch over 6-panel
door, C20 gabled eaves dormers directly above casements; prominent
red brick ridge stack to left (with an additional late C19 brick shaft)
formerly an end stack, late C19 brown brick stack behind ridge to right.
Interior: left-hand ground-floor room has chamfered cross-beam with
ogee stops and heavy joists; former right gable end of original cottage
(visible in roof space) has V-struts from collar; brick cellars.
Evidence of structural framing in the former back wall was discovered
during restoration work c.1982. Formerly in use as the Buck's Head
Inn until c.1860.
Listing NGR: SJ6053104083
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Source: English Heritage
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