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Latitude: 51.6744 / 51°40'27"N
Longitude: -0.5331 / 0°31'59"W
OS Eastings: 501526
OS Northings: 198313
OS Grid: TQ015983
Mapcode National: GBR G7H.XPR
Mapcode Global: VHFSJ.Q50Q
Entry Name: The Manor House
Listing Date: 22 December 1958
Last Amended: 30 July 1984
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1332531
English Heritage Legacy ID: 44799
Location: Chenies, Chiltern, Buckinghamshire, WD3
Civil Parish: Chenies
Traditional County: Buckinghamshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Buckinghamshire
Church of England Parish: Chenies and Little Chalfont
Church of England Diocese: Oxford
TQ 0198 CHENIES CHENIES VILLAGE
22.12.58 The Manor House (formerly
listed as Chenies Manor
C15 west range and south range of c1530, altered C19. Brick house with old tile
roofs, an important example of the early use of brick in the county.
West range of 3 bays, right hand bay set back and 2 storey with crowstep gables is
original half with C15 smoke blackened roof; centre bay is staircase tower.
Original windows. Battlemented parapet. Left hand bay 2 storeys plus attic with
crow-step gables. Porch. West range has semi-octagonal buttresses crowned with
pinnacles. West front C19 brickwork and bay windows, part of Edward Blore
alterations for Lord Wriothesley Russell in 1830s and 1840s. Stacks with elaborate
patterned cut brick Tudor flues. Oriels and mullioned and transomed leaded
casements, some restored or replaced C19. Inside C16, C17 panelling and mid C19
South range: lodgings built by Lord Russell. Two storeys with continuous attic
called "The Armoury". Mullioned and transomed windows, four 1st floor oriels, much
restored C19. Framed and gabled centre piece in roof. To south 6 large projections
with crow-step gables incorporating numerous small chambers, privies, closets and
staircases. Each crowned by 2, 3 or 4 elaborately patterned Tudor flues. Inside
several 4 centred stone fireplaces. Much Tudor panelling remains and finely moulded
RCHM I 90 MON.3
C.L. 14 and 21 Oct 1982
Listing NGR: TQ0154998316
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