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Well Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Steeple Claydon, Buckinghamshire

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Latitude: 51.9364 / 51°56'10"N

Longitude: -0.9814 / 0°58'52"W

OS Eastings: 470126

OS Northings: 226918

OS Grid: SP701269

Mapcode National: GBR 9YH.JPT

Mapcode Global: VHDTG.YL1F

Entry Name: Well Cottage

Listing Date: 13 February 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1288336

English Heritage Legacy ID: 399890

Location: Steeple Claydon, Aylesbury Vale, Buckinghamshire, MK18

County: Buckinghamshire

District: Aylesbury Vale

Civil Parish: Steeple Claydon

Built-Up Area: Steeple Claydon

Traditional County: Buckinghamshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Buckinghamshire

Church of England Parish: The Claydons

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

(north side)

4/120 Nos. 40 (Well Cottage)
42 and 44

- II

Row of 3 cottages, formerly a pair. C16, altered. Timber frame
exposed in left gable and rear wall, remainder encased in brick.
No. 40 has chequered brickwork dated T. 1. 1753 in blue headers on
right gable. Nos. 42-44 have late C19 rat-trap bond brickwork.
Thatched roof, half-hipped; brick stacks to gables and centre.
1 1/2 storeys, first floor windows in thatch. No. 40, to right,
has 2 bays of 3-light leaded casements with timber lintels, off-
centre C20 door and outshot to rear. Nos. 42-44, together, have
2 bays of similar 3-light windows with cambered heads to ground
floor, paired leaded casement to upper right and C19 door in metal
porch to right. C20 flat-roofed extension to left with cruck
truss exposed in remainder of original gable above. Another
cruck truss between left-hand bays. Sill beam in rear wall,
probably re-used, has carved date 1639.

RCHM II p.273 Mon 4.

Listing NGR: SP7012626918

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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