Monument record 0449801000 - FINGEST MANOR HOUSE

Summary

Seventeenth to nineteenth century records of manor house, now a house platform

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Map

Type and Period (2)

  • MANOR HOUSE (17th Century to 19th Century - 1600 AD to 1899 AD)
  • HOUSE PLATFORM (17th Century to 19th Century - 1600 AD to 1899 AD)

Description

'PLAIN OLD MANSION' (B2-3). MARKED ON 1838 MAP IN AREA OF NGR (B4). RUINED (B3). MANOR HOUSE OF BISHOPS OF LINCOLN (B1). AT NGR IS HOUSE PLATFORM 9M SQ, 0.75M HIGH, IN ROUGH GRASS. REMAINS OF FORMAL GARDENS TO S. LOCAL RESIDENT RECALLS PLAYING IN RUINS C.1880 (B5). SURVEYS OF MANOR, C17, MENTION HOUSE, CELLAR (B6)

Sources (7)

  • <1>SBC15771 Bibliographic reference: VCH BUCKS 3 PP42-43.
  • <2>SBC7304 Bibliographic reference: LANGLEY T 1797 HISTORY & ANTIQUITIES OF THE HUNDRE D OF DESBOROUGH P223.
  • <3>SBC14343 Bibliographic reference: SHEAHAN P883.
  • <4>SBC5360 Map: FINGEST TITHE MAP 1838 (WITH FINGEST & LANE END PA RISH COUNCIL; PHOTOSTAT AT BRO, REF: PR77/27/1/T).
  • <5>SBC39 Bibliographic reference: A R PIKE 15 JUNE 1979 FIELD VISIT/CAS CARD 4498.
  • <6>SBC14979 Bibliographic reference: SURVEYS OF MANOR OF FINGEST 1650,1674,1700 IN SOME RSET RECORD OFFICE (REF: D/D/PG 8)(PER PROF E J H.
  • <7>SBC4951 Bibliographic reference: FARLEY M E APRIL-MAY 1990 WATCHING BRIEF (& INFORM ATION FROM MR J GRAHAM).

Location

Grid reference SU 77610 91270 (point)
Civil Parish FINGEST AND LANE END, Wycombe, Buckinghamshire

Finds (0)

Related Monuments/Buildings (2)

Related Events/Activities (1)

  • Event - Survey: (EBC13469)

Record last edited

Apr 26 2018 7:15PM

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