This browser is not fully supported by Historic England. Please update your browser to the latest version so that you get the best from our website.

STONELEIGH HOUSE

List Entry Summary

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

Name: STONELEIGH HOUSE

List entry Number: 1201369

Location

STONELEIGH HOUSE, 17, CASTLE STREET

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

County: Buckinghamshire

District: Aylesbury Vale

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Buckingham

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 13-Oct-1952

Date of most recent amendment: 21-Nov-1994

Legacy System Information

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

Legacy System: LBS

UID: 377133

Asset Groupings

This list entry does not comprise part of an Asset Grouping. Asset Groupings are not part of the official record but are added later for information.

List entry Description

Summary of Building

Legacy Record - This information may be included in the List Entry Details.

Reasons for Designation

Legacy Record - This information may be included in the List Entry Details.

History

Legacy Record - This information may be included in the List Entry Details.

Details

BUCKINGHAM

SP6933 CASTLE STREET 879-1/6/32 (South side) 13/10/52 No.17 Stoneleigh House (Formerly Listed as: CASTLE STREET (South side) No.17)

GV II

Town house. Probably late C17, remodelled early C19, with mid-C18 and C20 alterations. Stuccoed, with slate roof and rendered end stacks. T-plan. 2-storeys and attics; 6-window range. Fine early C19 door in columned porch to left of centre, divided horizontally into 3 panels, that to top glazed, reeded bottom panel, and large square middle panel framing large circular boss or shield of concentric, circular mouldings with lion's head knocker to centre. The porch is of Portland stone with square bases to columns, which are fluted to lower halves and have unusual order with slender necks bearing Greek key pattern and Greek Doric capitals on plain inverted caps; pilasters to match innermost; moulded cornice and pedimented parapet with central paterae and antefixes. Carriageway to far right with panelled, double-leaf doors. Door is flanked by tripartite sash windows with moulded, rendered surrounds and console brackets to sill and moulded cornice. 12-pane sash to 1st floor above door with similar surround. 12-pane sashes to 1st floor either side with plain sills. Moulded cornice and attic storey above with incised rectangular panels alternating with paterae. Boxed eaves broken by pair of straight-headed dormer windows with 16-pane sashes. 2-storey wing to rear with hipped, plain-tile roof and 2- and 3-light casement windows. INTERIOR: vestibule passage has panelled dado and fluted Doric pilasters. Archway at end of passage preceding stair with moulded surround with round trefoiled head. Front range has stop-chamfered spine beams. Corner fireplace to ground floor left room. Mid-C18 open-well staircase with column on vase balusters. Stone cellar.

Listing NGR: SP6954133899

Selected Sources

Legacy Record - This information may be included in the List Entry Details

National Grid Reference: SP 69538 33901

Map

Map
© Crown Copyright and database right 2018. All rights reserved. Ordnance Survey Licence number 100024900.
© British Crown and SeaZone Solutions Limited 2018. All rights reserved. Licence number 102006.006.
Use of this data is subject to Terms and Conditions.

The above map is for quick reference purposes only and may not be to scale. For a copy of the full scale map, please see the attached PDF - 1201369 .pdf

The PDF will be generated from our live systems and may take a few minutes to download depending on how busy our servers are. We apologise for this delay.

This copy shows the entry on 26-Sep-2018 at 09:57:22.

End of official listing