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Record details

BCC record ID:0200501000
Type of record:Building
Summary:Eighteenth century country house with nineteenth century remodelling and early twentieth century wing
Grid Reference:SU 86110 95330
Parish:

HUGHENDEN, Wycombe, Buckinghamshire

Monument type(s)

  • COUNTRY HOUSE (18th Century to Modern - 1700 AD to 1999 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

Dimensions - Length 0049 m Width 0020
Plan Form - L SHAPED
LITTLE DOUBT THAT PRESENT MANSION OCCUPIES SITE OF ANCIENT MANOR HOUSE (B2). HOME OF BENJAMIN DISRAELI, 1848-1881(B1-5). NOW NT. DISRAELI MUSEUM (B4). 1738 CORE, EXTENDED LATE C18, REMODELLED C.1860 BY E B LAMB FOR DISRAELI. W WING ADDED C.1900. RED & VITREOUS BRICK , 3 STOREYS & CELLARS (B1-6). PLANS (B7). Archaeological Survey (B9).
Buildings report held at NMR (B11)

Sources and further reading

<1>Bibliographic reference: VCH BUCKS 3 PP 57-59.
<2>Bibliographic reference: DOWNS R.S 1881 HISTORY OF HUGHENDEN, RECSOFBUCKSPP176-237"".
<3>Bibliographic reference: PEVSNER N 1960 BUCKINGHAMSHIRE P173.
<4>Bibliographic reference: NATIONAL TRUST 1976 HUGHENDEN MANOR.
<5>Bibliographic reference: DOE 1985 LIST OF BUILDINGS OF SPECIAL ARCHITECTURA L OR HISTORIC INTEREST: BUCKS 4/88.
<6>Bibliographic reference: LANGLEY T 1797 HISTORY & ANTIQUITIES OF HUNDRED OF DESBOROUGH PP294-295.
<7>Bibliographic reference: HUGHENDEN MANOR GROUND PLANS (FILED).
<8>Bibliographic reference: English Heritage. 1994. Register of Parks and Gardens of Special Historic Interest in England: Buckinghamshire. Part 4.
<9>Unpublished document: W L Matthews & Angus Wainwright. 1993. National Trust Archaeological Survey: Hughenden Manor.
<11>Unpublished document: English Heritage. 2006. NMR Buildings Reports. BF082362

Associated excavations and fieldwork: none recorded

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Reports

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