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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: DENHAM PLACE

List entry Number: 1124467

Location

DENHAM PLACE, VILLAGE ROAD

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

County District District Type Parish
BuckinghamshireSouth BucksDistrict AuthorityDenham

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: I

Date first listed: 22-Sep-1954

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

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 43984

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List entry Description

Summary of Building

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History

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Details

TQ 08 NW DENHAM VILLAGE ROAD (north side) 5/349 Denham Place 22.9.54

- I

Built 1688-1701 for Sir Roger Hill, probably by William Stanton. Red brick; old tile hipped roof. H-plan. Window range with 11 sashes all with glazing bars. Brick stringcourse at first floor level. Wood moulded eaves cornice. Dormer windows in roof. Ground floor with central entrance up 3 steps with a stone pier topped with a stone vase at outer corners. Carved stone surround with entablature and broken pediment. Interior: entrance hall and main staircase of late C18 conversion. A number of plaster panelled ceilings with big friezes of landscapes with figures etc: one of them dated 1693. Library and its lobby with wood panelling of 1690s. In the Chapel materials brought in from outside - perhaps Poundesford in Somerset and apparently Bulstrode too - including linen- fold panelling, C17 Gothic bench ends. CL 18.11.1915 and 18 and 25.4.1925.

Listing NGR: TQ0393387154

Selected Sources

Books and journals
'Country Life' in 25 April, (1925)
'Country Life' in Country Life, (1918)
'Country Life' in Country Life - 18 November, (1915)
Other
Part 4 Buckinghamshire,

National Grid Reference: TQ 03933 87154

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