skip content
homepage
what's new
sitemap
search
frequently asked questions
help
complaints procedure
terms and conditions
feedback form
access key details


Record details

BCC record ID:0422604000
Type of record:Building
Summary:Seventeenth century, or possibly earlier, house called Bury Cottage
Grid Reference:SU 96144 97160
Parish:

AMERSHAM, Chiltern, Buckinghamshire

Monument type(s)

  • HOUSE (17th Century - 1600 AD? to 1699 AD?)

Associated finds: none recorded

Protected status

  • Listed Building

Public access information

Is the site accessible to the public?No
Is the site visible from a public viewpoint?Unclassified

Full description

GRADE II. C17 OR EARLIER, ALTERED, PART RENDERED, PART BRICK AND FLINT, ALL PAINTED. OLD TILE ROOF. TWO GABLES TO ROAD BOTH WITH ORNAMENTAL BARGEBOARDS, THE RIGHT HAND ONE SET BACK. DOOR ON LEFT, MODERN CASEMENT ON RIGHT, TWO OPENINGS TO FIRST FLOOR, MODERN CASEMENT IN LEFT, BLOCKED ON RIGHT. LEFT HAND GABLE HAS ONE SASH WINDOW TO FIRST FLOOR. EAST ELEVATION HAS THREE SASH WINDOWS TO FIRST FLOOR. HISTORICAL ASSOCIATIONS WITH LOCAL PROTESTANT MARTYRS (B6).

Sources and further reading

<6>Bibliographic reference: DoE. 1984. List of Buildings of Special Architectural or Historic Interest: Buckinghamshire: Chiltern District: Parishes of Amersham, Chesham Bois and Coleshill. pp63-64

Associated excavations and fieldwork: none recorded

Related monuments

Reports

No image caption available  © Buckinghamshire County Council

No image caption available © Buckinghamshire County Council