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Peters Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Downley, Buckinghamshire

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Latitude: 51.6455 / 51°38'43"N

Longitude: -0.7719 / 0°46'18"W

OS Eastings: 485072

OS Northings: 194792

OS Grid: SU850947

Mapcode National: GBR D4X.X7S

Mapcode Global: VHDVY.KWSY

Entry Name: Peters Cottage

Listing Date: 25 October 1990

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1332128

English Heritage Legacy ID: 46880

Location: Downley, Wycombe, Buckinghamshire, HP13

County: Buckinghamshire

Civil Parish: Downley

Built-Up Area: High Wycombe

Traditional County: Buckinghamshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Buckinghamshire

Church of England Parish: High Wycombe Saint Mary and Saint George

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

The following buildings shall be added:-

(West Side)
No 91 (Peters Cottage)


House. C17 (plaster date of 1675); altered, particularly C19 and C20. Flint with
brick bands, quoins and surrounds to openings; plain tile roof; brick stack. Single
cell, probably originally part of larger building. 2-storeys with attic, 1 bay.
Plinth with offset top. Doorway on right with header brick cambered arch blocked
and with late C20 window; late C20 gabled porch on left; mid C20 metal-framed window
on each floor at centre. Stepped platt band; eaves band. End stack on right. Rear:
C20 extensions not of special interest. Interior: ground floor room has large brick
fireplace with timber bressumer and formerly with bread oven, chamfered spine-beam
with lambs tongue stops; old joists. Similar beams to 1st floor, and on wall
plaster dated, 1675, and initials, IPH. In attic, purlins and collar.

Listing NGR: SU8507294792

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

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