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Michaelmas Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Chearsley, Buckinghamshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.7885 / 51°47'18"N

Longitude: -0.9588 / 0°57'31"W

OS Eastings: 471913

OS Northings: 210496

OS Grid: SP719104

Mapcode National: GBR C1L.Y44

Mapcode Global: VHDV8.B9HR

Entry Name: Michaelmas Cottage

Listing Date: 23 July 1992

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1200387

English Heritage Legacy ID: 350317

Location: Chearsley, Aylesbury Vale, Buckinghamshire, HP18

County: Buckinghamshire

District: Aylesbury Vale

Civil Parish: Chearsley

Built-Up Area: Chearsley

Traditional County: Buckinghamshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Buckinghamshire

Church of England Parish: Chearsley

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

The following building shall be added to the list:

SP 7110 CHEARSLEY WATTS GREEN

9/10000 Michaelmas Cottage

GV II


Cottage. C17 with late C18 & C20 extensions. Original cottage built
of colour-washed wichert with a later slate pitched roof having a
lateral brick chimney stack & weather-vane. Extensions of colour-
washed rendered brick with slate roofs. 2 storeys. 3 window range.
Single depth plan, single depth extensions added laterally; late C20
extension forming L-shape to rear. Original cottage to left with
recessed 2-light casements having glazing bars; panelled door to
right. On gable wall, a lean-to extension. Central, lower, C18
extension with similar casement to ground floor & 9-pane sash to
first. Right-hand C20 with similar casement to first floor & small
window to ground. Interiors; original cottage with chamfered & stopped
walnut spine-beam, elm lintels to windows & doors & walnut bressumer
over wide inglenook fireplace with bread oven & salt box to left &
remains to staircase to right. Wide projecting swept chimney breast
rises through first floor room with wide floor boards. C18 extension
has narrow stair to rear with closed string & stick balusters; 2 elm
doors with H-hinges to cupboards under stairs. On opposite rear wall
angle, an elm fitted corner cupboard with H-hinges. Projecting brick
chimney breast & red clay tiled floor.

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SP 71100 CHEARSLEY WATTS GREEN

9/10000 Michaelmas Cottage

GV II

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Listing NGR: SP7191310496

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

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