- 24 Jul 2002
- The Cedars, Church Lane, Sunninghill, Windsor And Maidenhead, Berkshire, SL5 7DD
- Photograph (Digital)
This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.
SU96NW CHURCH LANE, Sunninghill 599-1/15/61 (North West side) 03/03/72 The Cedars
Large house. Early C19, extended mid to late C19 in similar style; altered C20. painted render, hipped slate roof hidden behind parapet. Rectangular plan with extensions on north, large C20 conservatory attached at right angles to house, on the north. EXTERIOR: 2 storeys. 2 chimneys with clay pots. Plat band at first floor level, moulded cornice, blocking course and parapet with pilasters. Sash windows with glazing bars. East (entrance) front: irregular fenestration, left hand section of 6 bays. Double, half glazed entrance door in third bay from left under projecting modified Doric, glazed, enclosed porch.
Right hand section, regular, of 3 bays slightly set back. INTERIOR: not inspected. HISTORY: a former owner of the house was William Ellis, antiquary and friend of George Canning. He was a correspondent of Sir Walter Scott who visited `The Cedars' and is reputed to have written part of `Marmion' in the garden.
Listing NGR: SU9393268677
Copyright IoE Mr Chris Pooley. Source Historic England Archive
Photographer: Pooley, Chris
Rights Holder: Pooley, Chris
Render, Slate, Georgian House, Victorian Monument <By Form>, Domestic, Dwelling, Conservatory, Gardens Parks And Urban Spaces, Glasshouse, Garden Building