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Poundon House and Walls of Terrace and of Forecourt

A Grade II Listed Building in Poundon, Buckinghamshire

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Latitude: 51.9212 / 51°55'16"N

Longitude: -1.0632 / 1°3'47"W

OS Eastings: 464523

OS Northings: 225159

OS Grid: SP645251

Mapcode National: GBR 9YL.G1S

Mapcode Global: VHCWZ.JZ92

Entry Name: Poundon House and Walls of Terrace and of Forecourt

Listing Date: 13 February 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1214765

English Heritage Legacy ID: 399693

Location: Poundon, Aylesbury Vale, Buckinghamshire, OX27

County: Buckinghamshire

District: Aylesbury Vale

Civil Parish: Poundon

Traditional County: Buckinghamshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Buckinghamshire

Church of England Parish: Twyford

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text


2/87 Poundon House and
walls of terrace
and of forecourt


Mansion. Dated 1908 on foundation stone. Built by local firm
Lewis Penn for J.P.H. Heywood-Lonsdale Esq. Dressed ironstone with
plinth, moulded band course, chamfered quoins and wooden eaves
cornice on brackets. Hipped stone slate roof. Dressed stone
chimneys with square shafts set diagonally. H-plan. In the style
of c 1700. 2 storeys and attic. S.E. front has 9 bays, 2 outer
bays on each side projecting. Barred sash windows in architrave
surrounds, those to ground floor with keyblocks. Slightly projecting
centre bay has pediment with wooden mouldings, and glazed and
barred double doors in architrave surround with entablature
and swan-neck pediment. 2 attic dormers have 5-light leaded
casements with small central pediments. U-plan service wing to
right has basement, main storey with cross windows, and hipped-dormers
with paired leaded casements. Garden walls attached to front corners
of house curve round to relieving wall of terrace. These walls are
of ironstone with rusticated gate piers. Rear of house facing
road, is irregular with Serlian window to left of centre, groups of
3 sash windows to right, and open pediment to centre bay. Door
has flanking Doric pilasters, triglyph entablature and segmental
pediment. Attached low ironstone walls to forecourt.

Listing NGR: SP6452325159

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