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Abel's Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Long Crendon, Buckinghamshire

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Latitude: 51.7748 / 51°46'29"N

Longitude: -0.9918 / 0°59'30"W

OS Eastings: 469656

OS Northings: 208939

OS Grid: SP696089

Mapcode National: GBR B0F.N2S

Mapcode Global: VHDV7.RNJ9

Entry Name: Abel's Cottage

Listing Date: 25 October 1951

Last Amended: 19 June 1981

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1213732

English Heritage Legacy ID: 398361

Location: Long Crendon, Aylesbury Vale, Buckinghamshire, HP18

County: Buckinghamshire

District: Aylesbury Vale

Civil Parish: Long Crendon

Built-Up Area: Long Crendon

Traditional County: Buckinghamshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Buckinghamshire

Church of England Parish: Long Crendon

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

(west side)

No 43 [(Abel's Cottage)
(formerly listed as
'The Smithy')]
SP 6908 2/66 25.10.51

Medieval, C17 and 18. One storey and attic. Timber framed incorporating
two cruck trusses with colour washed stone and brick front. Thatch roof.
One storey lean-to against south gable with hipped old tile roof. One
2-light casement in this part, a 3-light segmental headed leaded casement
on left of main cottage, 2 small windows to right. Two small upper windows
under thatch, left hand one a dormer with tiled apron. Interior has one
good cruck truss in centre fully exposed with blades terminating above
collar. Parts of second cruck visible near party wall with No 45. (No
45 rebuilt after fire 1962)

Listing NGR: SP6965208939

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

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