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Cowley Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Preston Bissett, Buckinghamshire

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Latitude: 51.948 / 51°56'52"N

Longitude: -1.0353 / 1°2'7"W

OS Eastings: 466399

OS Northings: 228159

OS Grid: SP663281

Mapcode National: GBR 9Y7.WLD

Mapcode Global: VHDTG.09JJ

Entry Name: Cowley Farmhouse

Listing Date: 25 September 1951

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1214802

English Heritage Legacy ID: 399696

Location: Preston Bissett, Aylesbury Vale, Buckinghamshire, MK18

County: Buckinghamshire

District: Aylesbury Vale

Civil Parish: Preston Bissett

Traditional County: Buckinghamshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Buckinghamshire

Church of England Parish: Preston Bissett

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text


3/90 Cowley Farmhouse


- II

House. Late C17 altered. Timber frame now covered with planking
in rear gable wall, remainder brick with dentilled eaves. Old
tile roof, central chimney stack of thin brick has 2 rectangular
shafts with pilasters to sides and off-set head. T-plan. 2
storeys and attic. S.E. front has gabled cross wing projecting to
left. Gable wall has some stone quoins to base at right, C19
3-light casement with cambered brick head to first floor, matching
C20 casement with flat head to ground floor, and 2-light casement
to attic with Phoenix fire insurance plaque below. Centre has
lean-to in line with chimney. Right-hand bay has C19 3-light
casements, the upper partly in the roof, and half-glazed door in
wire porch to right. Lean-to garage to right. S.W. front has
similar casements and 6-panelled door with rectangular barred
fanlight and flat wooden hood on cut brackets. Some leaded casements
to rear.

Listing NGR: SP6639928159

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