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Summerhouse in Grounds of Cobham Cottage at Sp 6948 3414

A Grade II Listed Building in Buckingham, Buckinghamshire

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Latitude: 52.0015 / 52°0'5"N

Longitude: -0.9893 / 0°59'21"W

OS Eastings: 469480

OS Northings: 234150

OS Grid: SP694341

Mapcode National: GBR 9XQ.GPC

Mapcode Global: VHDT2.SYVK

Plus Code: 9C4X2226+H7

Entry Name: Summerhouse in Grounds of Cobham Cottage at Sp 6948 3414

Listing Date: 18 October 1990

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1205722

English Heritage Legacy ID: 377296

Location: Buckingham, Buckinghamshire, MK18

County: Buckinghamshire

District: Aylesbury Vale

Civil Parish: Buckingham

Built-Up Area: Buckingham

Traditional County: Buckinghamshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Buckinghamshire

Church of England Parish: Buckingham

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text


879-1/5/202 (North side)
18/10/90 Summerhouse in grounds of Cobham
Cottage at SP 6948 3414


Summerhouse. Early C18. Red brick with some flared panels,
slate roof, brick end stack to rear. 1-unit plan.
1-storey, 3-bay front. Front overlooks town to south and has
central panelled door with fanlight in doorway with
round-arched head and imposts. Doorway is flanked by large
12-pane sash windows with flat-arched heads. Plinth, raised
brick panel with feet above doorway, and blank sunk panels
above windows. Cornice band, stone-coped brick parapet and
shaped pediment concealing roof. Pediment has blank circular
sunk panel. Sunk panels are in header bond and largely made up
of flared headers. At either end of parapet the limestone
bases of former ball finials.
INTERIOR: fireplace with hob grate of c1800. Built-in shelving
either side of fireplace, and moulded plaster cornice.

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

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