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Latitude: 51.9469 / 51°56'48"N
Longitude: -1.037 / 1°2'13"W
OS Eastings: 466289
OS Northings: 228039
OS Grid: SP662280
Mapcode National: GBR 9Y7.W39
Mapcode Global: VHCWZ.ZB5B
Entry Name: Beech Cottage
Listing Date: 25 September 1951
Last Amended: 13 February 1984
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1214817
English Heritage Legacy ID: 399751
Location: Preston Bissett, Aylesbury Vale, Buckinghamshire, MK18
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
SP 62 NE PRESTON BISSETT COWLEY
3/91 1 & 2 Beech Cottage
as Cowley Farmhouse)
House, now divided in 2. Late Cl6-early C17. Timber frame covered
with colourwashed render and roughcast, old tile roof, 2 external
chimney stacks with rubble stone bases and brick above. T-plan.
2 storeys and attic. W. front has 2 bays of N. wing to left and
projecting gabled cross wing to right. N. wing has C20 3-light
wooden casement to lower left, panelled door and single leaded
casement to right; jettied first floor has Cl9 wooden casements,
4-light to left, 3-light to right. Cross wing has C20 metal
casements and C20 single storey brick extension to right. Interior:
panelling dated 1604 has patterned pilaster and fluted frieze.
RCHM II p. 240 Mon.9.
Listing NGR: SP6628928039
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