List entry

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: STOKE PARK STOKE POGES GOLF CLUB

List entry Number: 1332731

Location

STOKE PARK, PARK ROAD
STOKE POGES GOLF CLUB, PARK ROAD

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

County District District Type Parish
BuckinghamshireSouth BucksDistrict AuthorityStoke Poges

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: I

Date first listed: 23-Sep-1955

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 44229

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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

SU 98 SE STOKE POGES STOKE PARK (Park Road) 8/634 Stoke Park 23.9.55 (Stoke Poges Golf Club)

- I

Designed for John Penn by Robert Nasmith, 1789, and completed after Nasmith's death by James Wyatt, circa 1793-7 (except, apparently, the dome). Stuccoed. Balustraded core of 3 storeys and 7 bays, the centre 3 advanced a little. Above, a dome on a drum with widely-spaced Composite capitals. Lantern with closely-set pilasters. In front, a single-storeyed Greek Doric portico and, left and right, single-bay solid ends. An Oval entrance hall leads to the staircase hall with groined vault extended to north and south by segmental tunnel vaults. Staircase itself later. The former library with 4 screens of grey marble columns with arches. South-east corner room with fine details and a north-east room with panelling incorporating Jacobean pieces. Country Life, I, p 724; CL, XIV, p 168; VCH III, p 303.



Listing NGR: SU9700882653

Selected Sources

Books and journals
Page, W, The Victoria History of the County of Buckingham, (1908), 303
'Country Life' in Country Life, (), 724
'Country Life' in Country Life, (), 168
Other
Part 4 Buckinghamshire,

National Grid Reference: SU 97008 82653

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