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Daws Hill House

A Grade II Listed Building in High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire

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Latitude: 51.6206 / 51°37'14"N

Longitude: -0.7511 / 0°45'4"W

OS Eastings: 486555

OS Northings: 192049

OS Grid: SU865920

Mapcode National: GBR D5B.8X8

Mapcode Global: VHDW4.XJRH

Entry Name: Daws Hill House

Listing Date: 28 June 1973

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1125200

English Heritage Legacy ID: 45946

Location: Wycombe, Buckinghamshire, HP11

County: Buckinghamshire

District: Wycombe

Town: Wycombe

Electoral Ward/Division: Abbey

Built-Up Area: High Wycombe

Traditional County: Buckinghamshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Buckinghamshire

Church of England Parish: High Wycombe All Saints

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

Daws Hill House
SU 8692 5/204

C18 farmhouse remodelled and enlarged following outlines of the farm buildings
1899-1901 for the 3rd Lord Carrington, later Marquis of Lincolnshire.
Contains in farmhouse on ground floor finely carved wood chimneypiece and
overmantel, probably imponted, first half of C18. In the Oak Drawingroom,
former cart stable, panelling from Gayhurst, said to date from time of
Sir Kenelm Digby, Lord Keeper to George (?) II. In the White Drawing Room,
former threshing barn with bay added, ceiling panels by Angelica Kaufmann,
marble carved chimneypiece from Carrington House, Whitehall. In Cloister
House Study, former cart novel, wrought iron railings, C18, from Carrington
House. East wing by Forsyth added 1929-30.

Listing NGR: SU8655592049

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