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Record details

BCC record ID:0440901001
Type of record:Building
Summary:Nineteenth century country house at Cliveden
Grid Reference:SU 91020 85180
Parish:

TAPLOW, South Bucks, Buckinghamshire

Monument type(s)

  • COUNTRY HOUSE (19th Century - 1800 AD to 1899 AD)

Associated finds: none recorded

Protected status

  • Listed Building

Public access information

Is the site accessible to the public?Yes
Is the site visible from a public viewpoint?No

Full description

Plan Form - E SHAPED
BUILT 1850 BY SIR CHARLES BARRY ON SITE OF, & OF SAME GENERAL DIMENSIONS & LAYOUT AS C17 BUILDINGS. ENTRANCE AT N. N FACADE, 3 STOREYS; 9 BAYS. UPPER FLOORS RUSTICATED. 2-STOREY SIDE WINGS AT RIGHT ANGLES TO CENTRE. S FACADE SIMILAR TO N, BUT EXTRA SIDE BAYS, & STANDS HIGH ABOVE 2 TERRACES (B1-7).

Sources and further reading

<1>Bibliographic reference: VCH BUCKS 3 PP241,243.
<2>Bibliographic reference: GENTS MAGAZINE LIBRARY ENGLISH TOPOGRAPHY P28 7.
<3>Bibliographic reference: LIPSCOMB 3 PP296-297.
<4>Bibliographic reference: SHEAHAN PP 854-855.
<5>Bibliographic reference: PEVSNER 1960 BUCKINGHAMSHIRE PP98-99 & PL61A.
<6>Bibliographic reference: NATIONAL TRUST 1977 PROPERTIES OF....
<7>Bibliographic reference: DoE. 1985. LIST OF BUILDINGS OF SPECIAL ARCHITECTURAL OR HISTORIC INTEREST: BUCKINGHAMSHIRE: DISTRICT OF SOUTH BUCKS.
<8>Bibliographic reference: English Heritage. 1994. Register of Parks and Gardens of Special Historic Interest in England: Buckinghamshire. Part 4.

Associated excavations and fieldwork: none recorded

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Images

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