Latimer House (National Defence College), Latimer
Description: Latimer House (National Defence College)
Date Listed: 30 July 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 44951
OS Grid Reference: SU9996498836
OS Grid Coordinates: 499964, 198836
Latitude/Longitude: 51.6794, -0.5556
Location: The Grove, Latimer, Buckinghamshire HP5 1TY
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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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