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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
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1125023
English Heritage Legacy ID: 44314
Location: Taplow, South Bucks, Buckinghamshire, HP10
District: South Bucks
Civil Parish: Taplow
Traditional County: Buckinghamshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Buckinghamshire
Church of England Parish: Dropmore
Church of England Diocese: Oxford
SU 98 NW TAPLOW WOOBURN COMMON ROAD
3/1 Sheepcote Manor
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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