Brands House

Date:
17 Apr 2002
Location:
Brands House, Kingshill Road, Hughenden, Wycombe, Buckinghamshire, HP15 6LH
Reference:
IOE01/00070/07
Type:
Photograph (Digital)
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Description

This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.

HUGHENDEN KINGSHILL ROAD SU 89 NE (TERRIERS) 4/95 Brands House

19.5.78

GV II

Offices. Mid-late C18 W. wing, with c.1820-30 grand S. front and later C19 extensions to rear. C18 Art is rendered with plinth, wooden dentil eaves cornice and old tile roof. 2 storeys and attic, 3 bays. 4-pane boxed sashes. Centre bay has attic lunette in small gable, and double doors, half-glazed and shuttered. Later wooden porch with moulded cornice hood on slender Tuscan columns. Early C19 S. front is rendered and colourwashed with hipped slate roof and rendered chimneys. 2 storeys, 5 bays. Plinth, moulded cornice and parapet. 3 centre bays are very slightly advanced under a single pediment. 3-pane sash windows with narrow architrave surrounds, louvred shutters and moulded stone sills on brackets. Steps up to central glazed double doors with large rectangular fanlight. Pedimented porch with 2 Ionic columns and Doric antae. Gable end of C18 wing set back to left; C20 loggia with Tuscan portico to right. Rear extensions also rendered and colourwashed, of 2 and 3 storeys, with irregular sash windows and rendered panels between. Interior: older wing has central staircase with turned balusters and moulded handrail; fine early C19 staircase with twisted balusters and curving handrail, the staircase hall with 2-bay arcade; plaster panelling, one C18 room with a little wood panelling.

Listing NGR: SU8748695679

Content

This is part of the Series: IOE\Dixon_Margaret I.G. IOE Records for Dixon, Margaret I.G.; within the Collection: IOE01 Images Of England

Rights

Copyright IoE Mrs Margaret I.G. Dixon. Source Historic England Archive

This photograph was taken for the Images of England project

People & Organisations

Photographer: Dixon, Margaret I.G.

Rights Holder: Dixon, Margaret I.G.

Keywords

Render, Slate, Tile, Georgian Counting House, Domestic, House, Dwelling, Office, Unassigned, Building