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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: BOSTON MANOR HOUSE, BOSTON MANOR PARK

List entry Number: 1079603

Location

BOSTON MANOR HOUSE, BOSTON MANOR PARK, BOSTON MANOR ROAD

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

County District District Type Parish
Greater London AuthorityHounslowLondon Borough

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: I

Date first listed: 11-Jul-1951

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 202422

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List entry Description

Summary of Building

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History

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Details

1. BOSTON MANOR ROAD, BRENTFORD 4419 Boston Manor House, Boston Manor Park TQ 1678 17/250 11.7.51.

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2. 1622-3. C18 North wing. 3-storeys and attics. Red brick. 6 windows in stone architraves. Stone cornice between 2nd and 3rd storeys. Stone porch with balustrade like that at Lilford Hall. Northants (1635). Interior has splendid early C17 ceilings, fine C18 wallpaper on upper staircase. Fine carved main staircase.

Drawing room ceiling divided by moulded ribs into oblong and square panels, broken into semi-circular and segmental cuspings, connected by short corss- ribs. Within some of the panels are strap-work cartouches containing emblamatic figures; including the 4 elements designed by the C17 Dutch artist Mare Gheercerts, and engraved by Galle. The house was damaged in the war and was extensively restored prior to its reopening in 1963. Is now occupied by National Institute for Housecraft Limited. See 'Country Life' March 18 1965. AM.



Listing NGR: TQ1683978339

Selected Sources

  1. Article  Reference - Title: 18 March - Date: 1965 - Journal Title: Country Life

National Grid Reference: TQ 16839 78339

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