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Sheepcote Manor

A Grade II Listed Building in Taplow, Buckinghamshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.5767 / 51°34'36"N

Longitude: -0.6652 / 0°39'54"W

OS Eastings: 492591

OS Northings: 187267

OS Grid: SU925872

Mapcode National: GBR F7C.0N9

Mapcode Global: VHFSV.FM5P

Entry Name: Sheepcote Manor

Listing Date: 26 April 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1125023

English Heritage Legacy ID: 44314

Location: Taplow, South Bucks, Buckinghamshire, HP10

County: Buckinghamshire

District: South Bucks

Civil Parish: Taplow

Traditional County: Buckinghamshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Buckinghamshire

Church of England Parish: Dropmore

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

SU 98 NW TAPLOW WOOBURN COMMON ROAD

3/1 Sheepcote Manor
-

- II

1914 country house built for G Aird. Inscribed G A 1914. Red brick and timber-
frame neo C16 style with steep old tile roofs and tall modelled brick stacks.
2 storeys, L plan. Garden front has 3 large jettied timber-framed gables with
herringbone brick infill and oak mullioned windows. All windows leaded. Orna-
mental downpipes and gutter across centre at 1st floor level. Ground floor
centre has 3 French windows each with brick arched heads carrying upper mullion
with top lights each side. To each side a 3 sided brick bay with brick mullions
and transomes to windows. Entrance front has door under large jettied gable
at north end, 2 storey range with upper floor tile-hanging to left and brick
stair tower in angle to rear range, which has 3 hipped dormers with brick sur-
rounds and a 2½ storey projecting end gable, tile-hung in upper floors.
Interiors: largely neo c1700, stair with heavy moulded rail and turned balusters.
In a room by front door a small ceiling with crude decorative plaster, possibly
original early C17.


Listing NGR: SU9259187267

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