Building record 0454603000 - DANESFIELD HOUSE

Summary

Late nineteenth to early twentieth century Tudor-style country house, now a hotel.

Protected Status/Designation

  • Listed Building
  • Listed Building (II*) 1310810: DANESFIELD HOUSE

Map

Type and Period (3)

  • COUNTRY HOUSE (Built 1899-1901, 19th Century to Modern - 1800 AD to 1999 AD)
  • OFFICE (20th Century - 1900 AD to 1999 AD)
  • HOTEL (20th Century - 1900 AD to 1999 AD)

Description

Dimensions - Length 0080 m Width 0025
Plan Form - E SHAPED
MANSION, NOW OFFICES. DATED 1899-1901. BY F H ROMAINE WALKER FOR MR ROBERT HUDSON OF CHESHIRE. DRESSED CHALK. TUDOR STYLE. APPROX E-PLAN: CENTRAL PORCH TO STATE ROOMS IN S WING, FORMER BANQUETING ROOM & GATEHOUSE IN W WING & E WING FRONTING FORMER STABLE COURTYARD (DESC)(B5).
ILLUS (B2).
AT NGR (B6).
Buildings report dated April 1988 held at NMR (B11).

Sources (8)

  • <1>SBC15818 Bibliographic reference: VCH BUCKS 3 PP85, 88.
  • <2>SBC12294 Bibliographic reference: PLAISTED A H 1958 ROMANCE OF A CHILTERN VILLAGE ILLUS OPP P48.
  • <3>SBC35 Map: A R PIKE (BCM) FROM OS 1875/83 6-INCH MAP, 1ST EDIT.
  • <4>SBC14349 Bibliographic reference: SHEAHAN P906.
  • <5>SBC4168 Bibliographic reference: DOE 1985 LIST OF BUILDINGS OF SPECIAL ARCHITECTURAL OR HISTORIC INTEREST: BUCKS 8/140, 8/141, 8/142,.
  • <6>SBC10425 Map: OS 1961 6-INCH MAP.
  • <7>SBC5551 Bibliographic reference: GADSDEN & TREHERNE, OSBORN & MERCER 1895 THE DANESFIELD ESTATE ON THE BANKS OF THE THAMES NEAR HEN.
  • <11>SBC23358 Unpublished document: English Heritage. 2006. NMR Buildings Reports. BF087903.

Location

Grid reference SU 81630 84400 (point)
Civil Parish MEDMENHAM, Wycombe, Buckinghamshire

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Record last edited

Jul 19 2016 5:34PM

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