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Townsend Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Quainton, Buckinghamshire

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Latitude: 51.8759 / 51°52'33"N

Longitude: -0.9234 / 0°55'24"W

OS Eastings: 474213

OS Northings: 220246

OS Grid: SP742202

Mapcode National: GBR C0P.7CV

Mapcode Global: VHDTW.Y36S

Entry Name: Townsend Cottage

Listing Date: 29 January 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1158992

English Heritage Legacy ID: 42245

Location: Quainton, Aylesbury Vale, Buckinghamshire, HP22

County: Buckinghamshire

District: Aylesbury Vale

Civil Parish: Quainton

Built-Up Area: Quainton

Traditional County: Buckinghamshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Buckinghamshire

Church of England Parish: Quainton

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text


8/99 No. 8 (Townsend Cottage)



Small house. C17, altered. Right bay has timber frame with diagonal
braces and whitewashed brick infill, left bay recased in whitewashed
brick. Half-hipped thatch roof, rebuilt central brick chimney. 1½
storeys, 2 bays. C20 leaded windows to ground floor, the left bay with
French doors and bay window, the right bay with 3-light casement.
Upper floor has old paired leaded casement in thatch to right, an
old small leaded light to centre below eaves, and C20 paired leaded
casement partly in thatch to left. Central C20 door with thatched hood
on carved wooden brackets. Small single storey bay set back to left is
half-timbered with tiled roof.
RCHM II p.247 Mon. 24.

Listing NGR: SP7421320246

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

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