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Latitude: 51.5602 / 51°33'36"N
Longitude: -0.7085 / 0°42'30"W
OS Eastings: 489624
OS Northings: 185375
OS Grid: SU896853
Mapcode National: GBR D65.1PL
Mapcode Global: VHDWK.N1ST
Entry Name: Ovey's Farmhouse
Listing Date: 25 March 1955
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1303414
English Heritage Legacy ID: 40834
Location: Cookham, Windsor and Maidenhead, SL6
County: Windsor and Maidenhead
Civil Parish: Cookham
Built-Up Area: High Wycombe
Traditional County: Berkshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Berkshire
Church of England Parish: Cookham
Church of England Diocese: Oxford
SU 8985 COOKHAM HIGH STREET
Hall house, now house. Late C14 extended C16 and altered mid C20. Timber frame
with painted brick infill, old tile gabled roof. L-plan of 5 bays, one-bay service end on
east and one-bay cross passage, 2-bay former hall. Extension on north. 2 storeys and
attic. One end chimney on left, one on ridge cut down to right of centre, and one early
C20 chimney at rear. South front: black rendered plinth, open eaves. Scattered 3-light
leaded casements, within framing. Old wide plank entrance door on right hand, in line
with cross passage, similar but smaller door to right of this with small glass panel.
Interior: timber frame exposed with heavy joists in service end. One of 2 original door
frames remain in cross passage to service, with pointed arched and chamfered head.
Inserted inglenook chimney, now altered. The roof was completely destroyed in mid C20
and was replaced with modern type structure.
Listing NGR: SU8962485375
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