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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: FROGMORE HOUSE

List entry Number: 1319304

Location

FROGMORE HOUSE

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

County District District Type Parish
Windsor and MaidenheadUnitary Authority

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: I

Date first listed: 02-Oct-1975

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

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 40356

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List entry Description

Summary of Building

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Reasons for Designation

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History

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Details

1. 5130 THE HOME PARK Frogmore House

SU 97 NE 8/2 I

2. House c.1680 probably by Hugh May for his nephew Thomas, altered in mid C18 and recased in 1792 by James Watt for Queen Charlotte. Stucco faced 3 storey central block of 7 bays with lower wings, enlarged early C19 with bow fronted pavilions linked to main block by one storey portico links with entablatures. Glazing bar sashes. Projecting eaves cornice hipped slate roof. The Tuscan colonnade to ground floor of main block was originally open, now glazed. Doubled columned porte cochere to east entrance front. Good staircase dividing into 2 return flights with wrought iron balustrade. Delicately painted room by Mary Moser with flower garlands on walls and ceiling. 1st floor gallery runs through house from front to back with Pompeian decoration possibly executed by George III's daughter Princess Elizabeth.

Listing NGR: SU9772075974

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National Grid Reference: SU 97720 75974

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