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Thurlby and Attached Outbuilding

A Grade II Listed Building in Gawcott, Buckinghamshire

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Latitude: 51.9813 / 51°58'52"N

Longitude: -1.0119 / 1°0'42"W

OS Eastings: 467960

OS Northings: 231887

OS Grid: SP679318

Mapcode National: GBR 9XW.P0X

Mapcode Global: VHDT8.DGXH

Plus Code: 9C3WXXJQ+G6

Entry Name: Thurlby and Attached Outbuilding

Listing Date: 3 April 1973

Last Amended: 21 November 1994

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1205920

English Heritage Legacy ID: 377314

Location: Gawcott with Lenborough, Buckinghamshire, MK18

County: Buckinghamshire

Civil Parish: Gawcott with Lenborough

Built-Up Area: Gawcott

Traditional County: Buckinghamshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Buckinghamshire

Church of England Parish: Gawcott

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

SP6731 MAIN STREET, Gawcott 879-1/7/224 (North side)
03/04/73 Thurlby and attached outbuild1ng (Formerly Listed as:
VILLAGE STREET, Gawcott (North side) Post Office)
Cottage. Mid-late C17 with late medieval origins and C20 alterations. Timber-framed, re-fronted in brick, painted, thatch roof and brick end and ridge stacks. Formerly cruck-framed open hall house, now 3-unit plan.
I-storey and attic; 3-window range. C20 door to right of centre, flanked by canted bay windows with wood lintels. 3-light leaded casement window to ground floor far left with wood lintel 2-light leaded casements to attic in eyebrow dormers. Full-height outbuilding to far left under same roof as cottage with hip to left end, and pair of double-leaf plank doors with wood lintel. Exposed timber-framing to left end. C20 single-storey extension housing shop and post office to right not of special architectural interest.
INTERIOR: ground floor has ogee stop-chamfered spine beams with some original stop-chamfered joists and open fireplace with bressumer. Full cruck truss of probable 2-bay open hall, with arch-braced collar visible at 1st-floor level. Arch braces form round arch. Saddle to apex. 1 tier of wind-braced purlins visible.
Outbuilding has 2-bay open roof with tie beams and collars to principal trusses, irregular rafters made of branches, one tier of purlins and ridge piece.

Listing NGR: SP6796031887

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

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