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Sheepcote Manor

List Entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

Name: Sheepcote Manor

List entry Number: 1125023


Sheepcote Manor, Wooburn Common Road

The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County: Buckinghamshire

District: South Bucks

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Taplow

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 26-Apr-1985

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 44314

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SU 98 NW 3/1


II 1914 country house built for G Aird. Inscribed G A 1914. Red brick and timber-frame neo C16 style with steep old tile roofs and tall modelled brick stacks.

Two storeys, L plan. Garden front has three large jettied timber-framed gables with herringbone brick infill and oak mullioned windows. All windows leaded. Ornamental downpipes and gutter across centre at first floor level. Ground floor centre has three French windows each with brick arched heads carrying upper mullion with top lights each side. To each side a three sided brick bay with brick mullions and transomes to windows.

Entrance front has door under large jettied gable at north end, two storey range with upper floor tile-hanging to left and brick stair tower in angle to rear range, which has three hipped dormers with brick surrounds and a two and a half storey projecting end gable, tile-hung in upper floors.

Interiors: largely neo c1700, stair with heavy moulded rail and turned balusters. In a room by front door a small ceiling with crude decorative plaster, possibly original early C17.

Listing NGR: SU9259187267

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National Grid Reference: SU 92591 87267


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