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Beech Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Preston Bissett, Buckinghamshire

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Coordinates

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

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1214817

English Heritage Legacy ID: 399751

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

SP 62 NE PRESTON BISSETT COWLEY

3/91 1 & 2 Beech Cottage
(previously listed
as Cowley Farmhouse)
25.9.51

- II

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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