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Latitude: 52.0539 / 52°3'14"N
Longitude: -1.0791 / 1°4'44"W
OS Eastings: 463243
OS Northings: 239902
OS Grid: SP632399
Mapcode National: GBR 9X0.B00
Mapcode Global: VHCWD.7MWV
Entry Name: Biddlesden Park House
Listing Date: 25 September 1951
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1211458
English Heritage Legacy ID: 395981
Location: Biddlesden, Aylesbury Vale, Buckinghamshire, NN13
District: Aylesbury Vale
Civil Parish: Biddlesden
Traditional County: Buckinghamshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Buckinghamshire
Church of England Parish: Biddlesden
Church of England Diocese: Oxford
SP 63 NW BIDDLESDEN
2/12 Biddlesden Park House
Country House dated 1731 on rainwater heads. Ashlar. Plinth, chamfered
quoins, first floor band course, cornice and panelled parapet. Hipped
slate roof, square stone chimneys with entablature tops. 2 storeys and
attic. S. front has 9 bays, the outer 2 on each side projecting. Barred
sash windows with keyblocks, central pedimented Doric porch. N. front
similar with Gibbs surround to central door and niches in return walls.
Service wing attached to NE angle. Interior: c1730 staircase with turned
balusters, fluted Corinthian newel columns and open strings with moulded
panels on scroll brackets. Re-used fluted Tuscan columns and C19 plaster-
work in front rooms. Room to rear has mid C18 wooden panelling with moulded
cornice, doorcase and re-assembled chimney-piece. House built on site of
Cistercian Priory founded 1147.
Listing NGR: SP6324339902
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