Building record 1297900000 - CHERRY TREE COTTAGE, LITTLE HAMPDEN

Summary

Fifteenth to sixteenth century timber-framed cruck-built house with seventeenth century and later alterations.

Protected Status/Designation

  • Listed Building (II) 1332005: CHERRY TREE COTTAGE
  • Planning Notification Area: Late Medieval timber-framed building at Cherry Tree Cottage, Little Hampden

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Type and Period (3)

  • HOUSE (15th Century to 17th Century - 1400 AD to 1699 AD)
  • (Alternate Type) TIMBER FRAMED HOUSE (15th Century to 16th Century - 1400 AD to 1599 AD)
  • (Alternate Type) CRUCK HOUSE (15th Century to 16th Century - 1400 AD to 1599 AD)

Description

Grade II. House. Originally C15-C16, altered C17 and later. Timber-frame with brick infill in left gable, whitewashed roughcast to rear, whitewashed brick to front. Old tile roof, brick chimneys to left and between right bays. One storey and attic, 3 bays. Left bays have C20 paired wooden casements, those to first floorineaves-line dormers. 3 board doors, the centre with gabled timber porch. Single-storey whitewashed brick extension to left. Centre bay has flanking cruck trusses and original purlins (B1).

Sources (1)

  • <1>SBC22140 Bibliographic reference: DoE. 1985. List of Buildings of Special Architectural or Historic Interest. p24.

Location

Grid reference SP 85740 03876 (point) (Exact)
Civil Parish GREAT AND LITTLE HAMPDEN, Wycombe, Buckinghamshire

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Record last edited

Apr 14 2009 5:44PM

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