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Old Thatch

A Grade II Listed Building in Edlesborough, Buckinghamshire

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Latitude: 51.867 / 51°52'1"N

Longitude: -0.5821 / 0°34'55"W

OS Eastings: 497722

OS Northings: 219668

OS Grid: SP977196

Mapcode National: GBR F3S.X8G

Mapcode Global: VHFRJ.VBMK

Entry Name: Old Thatch

Listing Date: 15 October 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1160677

English Heritage Legacy ID: 42001

Location: Edlesborough, Aylesbury Vale, Buckinghamshire, LU6

County: Buckinghamshire

District: Aylesbury Vale

Civil Parish: Edlesborough

Built-Up Area: Eaton Bray

Traditional County: Buckinghamshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Buckinghamshire

Church of England Parish: Eaton Bray with Edlesborough

Church of England Diocese: St.Albans

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Listing Text


5/20 No. 1 (Old Thatch)
- II

House. 2 late C16 bays to centre with flanking C17-C18 single bay
extensions. Timber-frame, exposed in left gable and with 2 posts
showing to front. Front rebuilt in whitewashed brick. Thatched roof,
rebuilt brick chimney between left bays, smaller chimney between
right bays. 1 ½ storeys, 4 bays. Left bay has small C17 3-light casement,
partly leaded, in thatch, single leaded casement below eaves in line with
chimney, and C20 single wooden casement below. Remainder has 2 and 3-
light wooden casements, those to ground floor barred and with cambered heads,
those to first floor in thatch. C20 doors to left and centre. Later extensions
to rear with small half-timbered and thatched wing at right-angles. Interior
shows timber frame to rear walls and trusses, and heavy curved wind-braces
to centre bays. Stop-chamfered spine beams, that in right bay C20.

Listing NGR: SP9772219668

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