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Yew Tree Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Bletchley, Milton Keynes

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Latitude: 51.9926 / 51°59'33"N

Longitude: -0.7511 / 0°45'3"W

OS Eastings: 485849

OS Northings: 233420

OS Grid: SP858334

Mapcode National: GBR D0W.2XQ

Mapcode Global: VHDTD.X5SS

Plus Code: 9C3XX6VX+2H

Entry Name: Yew Tree Cottage

Listing Date: 26 September 1975

Last Amended: 25 March 1976

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1125432

English Heritage Legacy ID: 45401

Location: West Bletchley, Milton Keynes, MK3

County: Milton Keynes

Civil Parish: West Bletchley

Built-Up Area: Bletchley

Traditional County: Buckinghamshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Buckinghamshire

Church of England Parish: Bletchley

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

Tagged with: Cottage Thatched cottage

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SP 8533

Yew Tree Cottage

(Formerly listed as CHURCH GREEN ROAD (South Side) Yew Tree Cottage)


C16/C17 timber framed restored cottage with projecting gabled entrance and staircase hall. Thatched roof, lower pitch to west end over what was probably former outhouse. Plastered wattle and daub and brick infill. One storey and first floor in attic. East end later extension. Three wood casements renewed. Three as "eyebrowed" dormers to south front with one other above that at east end. Originally may have been open hall to centre. Staircase hall with entrance C17/C18 and carefully rebuilt recently. Passage created on first floor to five bedrooms. Roof structure largely intact, with purlins and collar trusses. Chamfered bressumers to fireplaces and bread ovens on ground floor.

Yew Tree Cottage forms an important rural group with Well House and Walnut Tree Cottage, Church Green Road.

Listing NGR: SP8584933420

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