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Lock Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Drayton Beauchamp, Buckinghamshire

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Latitude: 51.8178 / 51°49'3"N

Longitude: -0.7115 / 0°42'41"W

OS Eastings: 488912

OS Northings: 214023

OS Grid: SP889140

Mapcode National: GBR D2W.T3T

Mapcode Global: VHDV6.MK6V

Entry Name: Lock Cottage

Listing Date: 11 October 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1118465

English Heritage Legacy ID: 42645

Location: Drayton Beauchamp, Aylesbury Vale, Buckinghamshire, HP23

County: Buckinghamshire

District: Aylesbury Vale

Civil Parish: Drayton Beauchamp

Traditional County: Buckinghamshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Buckinghamshire

Church of England Parish: Drayton Beauchamp

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text


5/75 Lock Cottage


Cottage, formerly for Lock Keeper on the Aylesbury branch of the
Grand Union Canal. Early C19. Colourwashed brick. Slate roof with lead rolls
to hips, projecting eaves, 2 tall brick chimneys flanking central bay.
2 storeys, built on the canal bank, upper storey facing canal, lower
storey at natural ground level. 3 bays, central bay to canal canted with
central 4 flush panel door and flanking 2-light casements, all with
segmental arches. L.H. return has 2-light upper casements, cast iron
ground floor window; R.H. flank has later oriel window to 1st floor.
Rear elevation has ground floor and central bay slightly projecting.
Door to left bay, modern casement to centre bay and narrower
light casement above. Interior 2 rooms on upper floor have original
fireplaces; simple wood surrounds with shelves on brackets, iron
hobgrates with ornamental side panels.

Listing NGR: SP8891214022

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

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