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Mermaid Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Cholesbury-cum-St. Leonards, Buckinghamshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.754 / 51°45'14"N

Longitude: -0.6457 / 0°38'44"W

OS Eastings: 493581

OS Northings: 207008

OS Grid: SP935070

Mapcode National: GBR F51.ZJP

Mapcode Global: VHFS2.R5JR

Entry Name: Mermaid Cottage

Listing Date: 23 November 1983

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1124875

English Heritage Legacy ID: 44679

Location: Cholesbury-cum-St. Leonards, Chiltern, Buckinghamshire, HP5

County: Buckinghamshire

District: Chiltern

Civil Parish: Cholesbury-cum-St. Leonards

Civil Parish/community: Cholesbury-cum-St Leonards

Traditional County: Buckinghamshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Buckinghamshire

Church of England Parish: Hawridge

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

SP 90 NW CHOLESBURY-CUM-ST. LEONARDS HAWRIDGE
(north side)

2/76 Mermaid Cottage

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- II

Small house formerly an inn. C17 refronted, raised and extended C18.
Rubble flint with brick bands forming panels. Old tile roof, central
chimney, dentil brick eaves. Two storeys, three bays with fourth bay
on right added recently in matching materials and windows. Original
doorway opposite stack, now with 2-light casement window. Present
door to left with modern lean-to tiled canopy. Three ground floor
casements, all openings with segmental brick arches. Three Yorkshire
sashes to first floor. Late C18 rear extension flint and brick, old
tile roof paralled to main roof. Interior: large stack with inglenook
to central room, chamfered spine beams, timber frame in rear wall with
curved braces. Evidence of eaves being raised up in C18.


Listing NGR: SP9358107008

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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