Monument record 0436301000 - WILTON PARK

Summary

Site of eighteenth century country house called Wilton Park, demolished in 1962, possibly on site of earlier manor house

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Map

Type and Period (2)

  • MANOR HOUSE? (Post-Medieval - 1540 AD? to 1798 AD?)
  • COUNTRY HOUSE (Demolished 1962, 18th Century to Modern - 1700 AD to 1999 AD)

Description

WILTON PARK WAS EARLY C18 BUILDING: NOT CLEAR WHETHER ON SITE OF ORIGINAL MANOR HOUSE. THAT MAY BE WILTON FARM (SEE 01:001)(B4).
EARLY GEORGIAN, RESTORED C.1800 BY JUPP. HOUSE OF 7 BAYS & 2 STOREYS & ATTIC & BASEMENT WITH 1 STOREY WINGS ADDED (B1-3).
LOCATED AT NGR (B5).
DEMOLISHED 1962 (ILLUS)(B6).

Sources (7)

  • <1>SBC15673 Bibliographic reference: VCH BUCKS 3 PP157, 161-162.
  • <2>SBC14324 Bibliographic reference: SHEAHAN P810.
  • <3>SBC11751 Bibliographic reference: PEVSNER N 1960 BUCKINGHAMSHIRE P294.
  • <4>SBC5514 Bibliographic reference: G E SCRIMGEOUR OCT 1987.
  • <5>SBC10410 Map: OS 1960 6 INCH MAPS.
  • <6>SBC14955 Bibliographic reference: Roy Strong et al. 1974. DESTRUCTION OF THE COUNTRY HOUSE, 1875-1975 P188 & ILLUS 118.
  • <8>SBC142 Unpublished document: ADAMS C H (BUCKS C C PLANNING DEPT) NOV 1987 (REF TO CARTER G, GOODE P & LAURIE K HUMPHRY REPTON,LA.

Location

Grid reference SU 95850 90500 (point)
Civil Parish BEACONSFIELD, South Bucks, Buckinghamshire

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Record last edited

Oct 24 2013 3:27PM

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