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The Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Frieth, Buckinghamshire

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Latitude: 51.6053 / 51°36'19"N

Longitude: -0.8535 / 0°51'12"W

OS Eastings: 479497

OS Northings: 190232

OS Grid: SU794902

Mapcode National: GBR C42.71Q

Mapcode Global: VHDW3.5X57

Entry Name: The Cottage

Listing Date: 22 January 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1159839

English Heritage Legacy ID: 46721

Location: Hambleden, Wycombe, Buckinghamshire, RG9

County: Buckinghamshire

District: Wycombe

Civil Parish: Hambleden

Built-Up Area: Frieth

Traditional County: Buckinghamshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Buckinghamshire

Church of England Parish: Hambleden with Frieth

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text


3/71 The Cottage


House. Rear bay probably C16, with C17 bay to front and C19 extension to left.
C17 bay has timber frame with herringbone brick infill exposed to first floor
front, the ground floor and right gable rebuilt in flint and brick. More
timber framing in rear wing. C19 bay is of brick, roughcast to front and left
side. Old tile roofs, brick chimneys between older bays and to left. L-plan
with small C20 extension in rear angle. 2-storey front range, lower rear bay
of one storey and an attic. 2 bays to front, the left gabled. Left bay has
paired wooden casements, 2 to ground floor, one to first floor, and blind flint
roundel with keyed brick surround in gable. Right bay also has wooden
casements, 3-light to ground floor, 2-light with glazing bars above. Rear bay
has door, casement and small gabled dormer. Interior: timber framing survives
in internal walls, the front bay with heavy diagonal wall braces; winder stair
in line with fireplace to rear of C17 bays rear bay has arched wind-braces
and was possibly once an open hall.
RCHM I p. 188 Mon. 29.

Listing NGR: SU7949790232

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

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