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Game Larders Immediately North of Chinese Dairy

A Grade II Listed Building in Woburn, Central Bedfordshire

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Latitude: 51.984 / 51°59'2"N

Longitude: -0.5943 / 0°35'39"W

OS Eastings: 496636

OS Northings: 232656

OS Grid: SP966326

Mapcode National: GBR F2F.DLM

Mapcode Global: VHFQY.ND6F

Entry Name: Game Larders Immediately North of Chinese Dairy

Listing Date: 23 January 1961

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1311605

English Heritage Legacy ID: 38253

Location: Woburn, Central Bedfordshire, MK17

County: Central Bedfordshire

Civil Parish: Woburn

Traditional County: Bedfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Bedfordshire

Church of England Parish: Woburn

Church of England Diocese: St.Albans

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Listing Text

23.1.61 Game larders immediately N
of Chinese Dairy
2 adjoining game larders. Probably early and mid C19, southern one
apparently earliest. S game larder: externally mostly red and white painted
timber (similar to Chinese Dairy), with slate roof. Small single-storeyed
square building with cross-gabled roof, with sloping-roofed verandah to all
sides. Verandah has timber columns with moulded bases and capitals.
Verandah is completely enclosed by plain trelliswork between columns, W, N
and E elevations have decorative trelliswork doors. Main structure has part
glazed double doors in line with verandah doors. Main structure also has
fixed lights with glazing bars, 2 each to W and E elevations, 3 to S
elevation. Each gable attic has segmental-arched window. Interior has
stone flagged floor and apparently retains ice pit beneath. Chinese Dairy
covered way adjoins to S. N game larder: adjoins to N. Colourwashed brick
with conical slate roof. Small single-storeyed circular window. 8 French
windows surmounted by rectangular fanlights. S one gives onto S game larder.
All others open onto exterior and have panelled full length shutters. Roof
is surmounted by small circular dovecote with 2 tiers of openings and leaded
roof. Internally room has ceramic tiles to walls, octagonal tiles to floors
and central timber pier.

Listing NGR: SP9663632656

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

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