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Latitude: 51.8178 / 51°49'3"N
Longitude: -0.7115 / 0°42'41"W
OS Eastings: 488912
OS Northings: 214023
OS Grid: SP889140
Mapcode National: GBR D2W.T3T
Mapcode Global: VHDV6.MK6V
Entry Name: Lock Cottage
Listing Date: 11 October 1985
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1118465
English Heritage Legacy ID: 42645
Location: Drayton Beauchamp, Aylesbury Vale, Buckinghamshire, HP23
District: Aylesbury Vale
Civil Parish: Drayton Beauchamp
Traditional County: Buckinghamshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Buckinghamshire
Church of England Parish: Drayton Beauchamp
Church of England Diocese: Oxford
SP 81 SE DRAYTON BEAUCHAMP PUTTENHAM ROAD
5/75 Lock Cottage
Cottage, formerly for Lock Keeper on the Aylesbury branch of the
Grand Union Canal. Early C19. Colourwashed brick. Slate roof with lead rolls
to hips, projecting eaves, 2 tall brick chimneys flanking central bay.
2 storeys, built on the canal bank, upper storey facing canal, lower
storey at natural ground level. 3 bays, central bay to canal canted with
central 4 flush panel door and flanking 2-light casements, all with
segmental arches. L.H. return has 2-light upper casements, cast iron
ground floor window; R.H. flank has later oriel window to 1st floor.
Rear elevation has ground floor and central bay slightly projecting.
Door to left bay, modern casement to centre bay and narrower
light casement above. Interior 2 rooms on upper floor have original
fireplaces; simple wood surrounds with shelves on brackets, iron
hobgrates with ornamental side panels.
Listing NGR: SP8891214022
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