THE BURY

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1124657
Date first listed:
10-Nov-1951
Statutory Address:
THE BURY, CHURCH STREET

Map

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Location

Statutory Address:
THE BURY, CHURCH STREET

The building or site itself may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County:
Buckinghamshire
District:
Chiltern (District Authority)
Parish:
Chesham
National Grid Reference:
SP 95624 01478

Details

CHURCH STREET 1. 967 (North Side) The Bury SP 9501 SE 1/2 10.11.51. II GV 2. Country house built for William Lowndes (1652-1724) Secretary to the Treasury in the reign of Queen Anne. Date 1716 on rainwater heads. Original 5 bay front extended in late C18 to 7 bays. Wing added 1853. Red brickwork with rusticated quoins. 2 storeys, cornice, panelled parapet. Sash windows with glazing bars under cambered cutter arches. 2 ground floor segmental bow windows, 1st floor Venetian window either end. Entrance front Neo-Tudor wing over carriage arch. Neo-Georgian north garden arcade connecting house with summer house. Interior retains some original panelling. The Bury, the Stables and the North and South Lodges form a group.

Listing NGR: SP9562401478

Legacy

The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System number:
43536
Legacy System:
LBS

Legal

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

End of official listing

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Date: 22 Jul 2006
Reference: IOE01/15887/31
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