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Hambleden Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Hambleden, Buckinghamshire

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Latitude: 51.5734 / 51°34'24"N

Longitude: -0.8716 / 0°52'17"W

OS Eastings: 478299

OS Northings: 186663

OS Grid: SU782866

Mapcode National: GBR C4F.8GW

Mapcode Global: VHDW8.VQ36

Entry Name: Hambleden Cottage

Listing Date: 22 January 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1159997

English Heritage Legacy ID: 46743

Location: Hambleden, Wycombe, Buckinghamshire, RG9

County: Buckinghamshire

District: Wycombe

Civil Parish: Hambleden

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


6/91 Hambleden Cottage


House. Circa 1820 refronting of C18 building with later wing to
rear. 1820 part is rendered and whitewashed, remainder whitewashed
trick, Hipped old tile roof, rebuilt brick chimneys. 2 storeys, 3 bays.
Plinth, band-course at first floor sill level, dentil eaves. Ground
floor has shallow semi-circular arched recesses and moulded string at
impost level of outer piers. Tall wooden windows to ground floor with
horizontal glazing bars, those to centre French doors, the others
sashes but matching in appearance. Shorter paired wooden casements in
similar style to first floor. Each end has apse with 2 bays of similar
windows, the ground floor of left apse altered to single larger opening.
Rear block has 3-pane sashes, and C20 door and fanlight in brick arch
to west. Later C19 rear extension has hipped slate roof, 2 storeys, and
sash windows. Interior: reeded doorcases with rosettes at corners;
staircase with stick balusters; good plaster ceiling frieze and white marble
fireplace with paterae in ground floor room to right; similar fireplace
in upper left room.

Listing NGR: SU7829986663

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

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