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Record details

BCC record ID:0423201000
Type of record:Monument
Summary:Possible site of sixteenth to seventeenth century manor house at Woodrow High House
Grid Reference:SU 93350 96590
Parish:

AMERSHAM, Chiltern, Buckinghamshire

Monument type(s)

  • MANOR HOUSE? (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?No

Full description

HOUSE 'WOODROW HIGH HOUSE', SITE OF EARLIER HOUSE, POSSIBLY MANOR HOUSE OF MANOR OF AMERSHAM WOODROW (B1).
THIS EARLIER HOUSE OCCUPIED BY OLIVER CROMWELL'S WIFE AND DAUGHTERS, AND LATER KNOWN AS 'WOODSIDE LODGE' (B2).
PRESENT HOUSE IS C19 AND RETAINS NAME WOODROW HIGH HOUSE [SEE CAS 423201001].

Sources and further reading

<1>Bibliographic reference: BCM CAS RECORD CARD 4232.
<2>Bibliographic reference: VCH BUCKS 3 PP144,147-148.

Associated excavations and fieldwork: none recorded

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