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Old Reading Room Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Marsh Gibbon, Buckinghamshire

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Latitude: 51.9025 / 51°54'9"N

Longitude: -1.0633 / 1°3'47"W

OS Eastings: 464542

OS Northings: 223078

OS Grid: SP645230

Mapcode National: GBR 9YS.N0K

Mapcode Global: VHCX5.JF7W

Entry Name: Old Reading Room Cottage

Listing Date: 13 February 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1214399

English Heritage Legacy ID: 399192

Location: Marsh Gibbon, Aylesbury Vale, Buckinghamshire, OX27

County: Buckinghamshire

District: Aylesbury Vale

Civil Parish: Marsh Gibbon

Built-Up Area: Marsh Gibbon

Traditional County: Buckinghamshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Buckinghamshire

Church of England Parish: Marsh Gibbon

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

(north side)

8/27 Old Reading Room


House, formerly reading room with flat to left. Circa 1850,
incorporating older building. Coursed rubble stone, dressed
stone surrounds to doors and windows. Old tile roof, flanking
brick chimneys. 2 storeys, 3 bays. Windows have stone mullions
and barred lights. Large 3-light window to right,similar
smaller window to ground floor left. 2 left-hand bays have 2-
light windows to first floor with segmental relieving arches and
gables over. Central half-glazed door with gabled timber and
tiled hood on moulded stone corbels. Lean-to at rear. Built as
part of a scheme for improving the village by Sir Henry Acland,
Master of Ewelme.

Listing NGR: SP6454223078

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