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The Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Buckingham, Buckinghamshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.0021 / 52°0'7"N

Longitude: -0.9878 / 0°59'15"W

OS Eastings: 469585

OS Northings: 234225

OS Grid: SP695342

Mapcode National: GBR 9XQ.H2H

Mapcode Global: VHDT2.TYP1

Entry Name: The Cottage

Listing Date: 3 April 1973

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1280883

English Heritage Legacy ID: 377223

Location: Buckingham, Aylesbury Vale, Buckinghamshire, MK18

County: Buckinghamshire

District: Aylesbury Vale

Civil Parish: Buckingham

Traditional County: Buckinghamshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Buckinghamshire

Church of England Parish: Buckingham

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text


BUCKINGHAM

SP6934 MORETON ROAD
879-1/5/125 (West side)
03/04/73 The Cottage

II

Cottage orne. Early C19. Pebbledashed with plain-tile roof to
central unit, thatch roofs to wings, brick ridge and end
stacks. T-plan. Roughly symmetrical composition of small
central block flanked by small wings, all single-storey.
Centre has central plank door with pointed arched head flanked
by 2-light leaded casement windows with pointed arched heads,
central division and glazing bars to head evoking Y-tracery.
Similar Gothick leaded casement to wing to left.
Right wing has plank door to left with pointed-arched head and
small quartered window to far right. Wing to rear, behind
central unit, has half-hipped thatch roof and attic storey,
with pair of 2-light leaded casements to ground floor with
pointed-arched heads and 2-light leaded casement to attic.
INTERIOR: right wing is separate from the rest of the cottage
and was formerly an outbuilding with a copper. It retains a
brick fireplace with cambered iron bar to head of opening. The
roof is visible here and has one tier of purlins of undressed
timber, said by owner to be ash, and similar ridge piece.
Undressed timbers reputed to be used throughout the roofs.


Listing NGR: SP6958534225

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