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Record details

BCC record ID:0423200000
Type of record:Monument
Summary:Sixteenth to seventeenth century records of possible Woodrow High House Manor
Grid Reference:SU 93350 96590
Parish:

AMERSHAM, Chiltern, Buckinghamshire

Monument type(s)

  • MANOR? (16th Century to 17th Century - 1500 AD to 1699 AD)

Associated finds: none recorded

Public access information

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

Full description

PLACE NAME OF 'WOODROW HIGH HOUSE' (SEE.02) MAY IDENTIFY LOCATION OF MANOR HOUSE OF MANOR OF AMERSHAM WOODROW (B1), MANOR APPEARS IN 1546, SO NAMED. IN 1299 CALLED HAMLET OF AMERSHAM, AND PART OF MANOR OF BUCKLAND UNTIL 1546. FROM 1646 DESCENDED WITH SHARDELOES MANOR (B2).

Sources and further reading

<1>Bibliographic reference: BCM CAS RECORD CARD 4232.
<2>Bibliographic reference: VCH BUCKS 3 PP144,147-148.
<3>Map: O.S. 1960 SIX INCH MAP.
<4>Bibliographic reference: DoE. 1984. List of Buildings of Special Architectural or Historic Interest: Buckinghamshire: Chiltern District: Parishes of Amersham, Chesham Bois and Coleshill.
<5>Unpublished document: Nicky Smith (BCM). 1998. Smith N 1998 Historic Parks and Gardens Register Review.

Associated excavations and fieldwork: none recorded

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