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Latitude: 51.6794 / 51°40'45"N
Longitude: -0.5556 / 0°33'20"W
OS Eastings: 499964
OS Northings: 198836
OS Grid: SU999988
Mapcode National: GBR F64.QCF
Mapcode Global: VHFSJ.B14W
Entry Name: Latimer House (National Defence College)
Location: Latimer, Chiltern, Buckinghamshire, HP5
Locality: Latimer and Ley Hill
Traditional County: Buckinghamshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Buckinghamshire
Listing Date: 30 July 1984
Source: Historic England
English Heritage Legacy ID: 44951
Source ID: 1124771
SU 99 NE LATIMER LATIMER VILLAGE
Latimer House (National
1834-38 by E Blore. Symmetrical red brick mansion of 2 storeys with attics in Tudor
style. Ashlar dressings, slate roofs. Moulded octagonal shafts to stacks,
crenellated parapets and mullioned and transomed casements. South front with
3 shallow projecting gabled bays in a front of 9 bays. East or entrance front of
5 bays, outer bays gabled and projecting. Central porch with oriel over and 1863
date plaque. Interior with entrance hall and staircase behind, surrounded by a
rib-vaulted passage. Other rib-vaulted ceilings. Link range to north courtyard
with north and west ranges of 2 storeys and east screen wall, battlemented with at
south-east angle of north range clock tower with cupola.
Listing NGR: SU9996498836
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