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Gordon Cottage sharron Cottage the Old Workhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Piddington and Wheeler End, Buckinghamshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.6325 / 51°37'56"N

Longitude: -0.8373 / 0°50'14"W

OS Eastings: 480572

OS Northings: 193270

OS Grid: SU805932

Mapcode National: GBR C3P.R3D

Mapcode Global: VHDW3.F7QC

Entry Name: Gordon Cottage sharron Cottage the Old Workhouse

Listing Date: 22 January 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1125658

English Heritage Legacy ID: 46874

Location: Piddington and Wheeler End, Wycombe, Buckinghamshire, HP14

County: Buckinghamshire

District: Wycombe

Civil Parish: Piddington and Wheeler End

Traditional County: Buckinghamshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Buckinghamshire

Church of England Parish: Lane End

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

SU 89 SW WEST WYCOMBE RURAL WHEELER END COMMON

4/222 Sharron Cottage, The Old
Workhouse and Gordon Cottage


II

Three houses, instituted as workhouse 1754 (Bucks Record Office D/D/6/365)
2 bays of c.1600 in E range, with small C17-C18 extension to N end,
and C17 gabled projection to W forming T-plan. Early C19 block in
SW angle with C20 lean-to extensions; other C20 extensions around N
end. E range is rendered and colourwashed with rendered chimney between
c.1600 bays, and old tile roof. Left gable and gable of W projection
are part tile hung. Early C19 block is of flint with brick dressings
and dentil eaves, the S end rendered and colourwashed. Hipped old
tile roof, brick chimney. Older parts are of one storey and an attic
with irregular wooden casements, those to attic in gabled eaves-line
dormers, the left dormer with one leaded light. Early C19 block is
of 2 storeys and 2 bays, also with irregular wooden casements. Entries
in C20 lean-to extensions and C17 W gable. Interior: c.1600 bays have
heavy timber framing with curved wall braces and wind-braces; slighter
framing in C17-C18 bays. RCHM I p. 320 Mon. 17.


Listing NGR: SU8057293270

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

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