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Record details

BCC record ID:0435800000
Type of record:Monument
Summary:Seventeenth century almshouses in Chenies demolished in the twentieth century
Grid Reference:TQ 02290 97650
Parish:

CHENIES, Chiltern, Buckinghamshire

Monument type(s)

  • ALMSHOUSE (17th Century - 1600 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?No

Full description

Plan Form - SQUARE
FOUNDED 1605 BY ANNE COUNTESS OF WARWICK (BIBL1)CHARITABLE FUNCTION (BIBL2) CONSISTS 10 TENEMENTS WITH TWO ROOMS EACH FORMS THREE SIDES OF SQUARE 2 STORIES TUDOR STYLE (BIBL3) DEMOLISHED (BIBL6)

Sources and further reading

<1>Bibliographic reference: LYSONS MAGNA BRITANNIA (1813) P585.
<2>Bibliographic reference: LIPSCOMB 3 PP251 268.
<3>Bibliographic reference: SHEAHAN P837.
<4>Map: OS MAP FIRST EDITION (1878/1883) SIX INCH.
<5>Unpublished document: Ordnance Survey Field Investigator. OS RECORD CARD (NOT RETAINED).
<6>Bibliographic reference: FIELD VISIT ARP JUNE 1978.

Associated excavations and fieldwork: none recorded

Related monuments: none

Reports

No image caption available  © Buckinghamshire County Council

No image caption available © Buckinghamshire County Council