Received 19 June 2009
In the title compound, C17H26O, the cyclohexyl ring adopts a chair conformation with the C-atom substituents in equatorial sites. The H atom of the O-H group is disordered over two positions of equal occupancy. In the crystal, O-HO hydrogen bonds lead to  chains.
Data collection: CrystalClear (Rigaku/MSC, 2005); cell refinement: CrystalClear; data reduction: CrystalClear; program(s) used to solve structure: SHELXS97 (Sheldrick, 2008); program(s) used to refine structure: SHELXL97 (Sheldrick, 2008); molecular graphics: SHELXTL (Sheldrick, 2008); software used to prepare material for publication: SHELXTL.
Supplementary data and figures for this paper are available from the IUCr electronic archives (Reference: HB5011 ).
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