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Lady Dodds Cottages

A Grade II Listed Building in Ellesborough, Buckinghamshire

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Latitude: 51.7523 / 51°45'8"N

Longitude: -0.7898 / 0°47'23"W

OS Eastings: 483634

OS Northings: 206649

OS Grid: SP836066

Mapcode National: GBR D3Q.53T

Mapcode Global: VHDVK.8790

Plus Code: 9C3XQ626+W3

Entry Name: Lady Dodds Cottages

Listing Date: 21 June 1955

Last Amended: 26 April 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1125883

English Heritage Legacy ID: 46280

Location: Ellesborough, Buckinghamshire, HP17

County: Buckinghamshire

Civil Parish: Ellesborough

Built-Up Area: Ellesborough

Traditional County: Buckinghamshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Buckinghamshire

Church of England Parish: Ellesborough

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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2/12 Lady Dodd's Cottages
(formerly listed as
Almshouses to South of Church)


Block of 4 almshouses, formerly 8. Dated 1746 on plaque, altered C20. Founded
by Lady Isabella Dodd for the maintenance of 4 old men and 4 old women.
Vitreous-brown brick with red brick dressings and vertical strips.
Rendered plinth, eaves with narrow brick dentils. Hipped old tile
roof with 3 gables to north and slates over central bay to south. 3
brick chimneys. One storey, approximately 3 x 2 bays. Irregular C20
leaded casements, C20 door to centre of N. side. S. side has
taller central bay with shallow gable containing round inscription
plaque. This bay also has paired casements with segmental heads
flanking central flush-panelled door with C19 gabled timber porch.
Interior modernised C20.

Listing NGR: SP8363406649

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