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Latitude: 51.5767 / 51°34'36"N
Longitude: -0.6652 / 0°39'54"W
OS Eastings: 492591
OS Northings: 187267
OS Grid: SU925872
Mapcode National: GBR F7C.0N9
Mapcode Global: VHFSV.FM5P
Entry Name: Sheepcote Manor
Listing Date: 26 April 1985
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1125023
English Heritage Legacy ID: 44314
Location: Taplow, South Bucks, Buckinghamshire, HP10
District: South Bucks
Civil Parish: Taplow
Traditional County: Buckinghamshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Buckinghamshire
Church of England Parish: Dropmore
Church of England Diocese: Oxford
SU 98 NW
WOOBURN COMMON ROAD
1914 country house built for G Aird. Inscribed G A 1914. Red brick and timber-frame neo C16 style with steep old tile roofs and tall modelled brick stacks.
Two storeys, L plan. Garden front has three large jettied timber-framed gables with herringbone brick infill and oak mullioned windows. All windows leaded. Ornamental downpipes and gutter across centre at first floor level. Ground floor centre has three French windows each with brick arched heads carrying upper mullion with top lights each side. To each side a three sided brick bay with brick mullions and transomes to windows.
Entrance front has door under large jettied gable at north end, two storey range with upper floor tile-hanging to left and brick stair tower in angle to rear range, which has three hipped dormers with brick surrounds and a two and a half storey projecting end gable, tile-hung in upper floors.
Interiors: largely neo c1700, stair with heavy moulded rail and turned balusters. In a room by front door a small ceiling with crude decorative plaster, possibly original early C17.
Listing NGR: SU9259187267
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