Building record 1122601000 - GROUNDS OF THE CHALET, ASTON HILL

Summary

Late nineteenth century kennels

Protected Status/Designation

  • Listed Building (II) 1232773: DOG KENNELS IN THE GROUNDS OF THE CHALET
  • SHINE: Halton Hall medieval to post medieval manor and designed park earthworks

Map

Type and Period (1)

  • KENNELS (19th Century - 1800 AD to 1899 AD)

Description

Grade II. Dog Kennels. Late C19, built for Alfred de Rothschild of Halton House. Cast iron frame having columns with acanthus leaf capitals and open work scrolled ventilation frieze at eaves level. Weatherboarded walls on a brick plinth with brick gable end walls: corrugated iron roof. Single storey. 4 windows with glazing bars. 2 section stable type door. Guests were brought from Halton House on a pony carriage to admire the wide view from The Chalet and be entertained; a skittle alley is nearby (B1).

Sources (1)

  • <1>SBC19351 Bibliographic reference: DoE. 1985. List of Buildings of Special Architectural or Historic Interest. Added 12th October 1993.

Location

Grid reference SP 88868 10114 (point) (Estimated from sources)
Civil Parish ASTON CLINTON, Aylesbury Vale, Buckinghamshire

Finds (0)

Related Monuments/Buildings (1)

Related Events/Activities (1)

  • Event - Survey: Site visit (EBC13609)

Record last edited

Sep 7 2009 11:32AM

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