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Stoke Park stoke Poges Golf Club

A Grade I Listed Building in Stoke Poges, Buckinghamshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.5345 / 51°32'4"N

Longitude: -0.6028 / 0°36'10"W

OS Eastings: 497008

OS Northings: 182653

OS Grid: SU970826

Mapcode National: GBR F7T.QDZ

Mapcode Global: VHFT2.HPPK

Entry Name: Stoke Park stoke Poges Golf Club

Listing Date: 23 September 1955

Grade: I

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1332731

English Heritage Legacy ID: 44229

Location: Stoke Poges, South Bucks, Buckinghamshire, SL2

County: Buckinghamshire

District: South Bucks

Civil Parish: Stoke Poges

Traditional County: Buckinghamshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Buckinghamshire

Church of England Parish: Stoke Poges

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

SU 98 SE STOKE POGES STOKE PARK
(Park Road)
8/634
Stoke Park
23.9.55 (Stoke Poges Golf Club)

- I

Designed for John Penn by Robert Nasmith, 1789, and completed after Nasmith's
death by James Wyatt, circa 1793-7 (except, apparently, the dome). Stuccoed.
Balustraded core of 3 storeys and 7 bays, the centre 3 advanced a little.
Above, a dome on a drum with widely-spaced Composite capitals. Lantern
with closely-set pilasters. In front, a single-storeyed Greek Doric portico
and, left and right, single-bay solid ends. An Oval entrance hall leads
to the staircase hall with groined vault extended to north and south by
segmental tunnel vaults. Staircase itself later. The former library with
4 screens of grey marble columns with arches. South-east corner room with
fine details and a north-east room with panelling incorporating Jacobean
pieces. Country Life, I, p 724; CL, XIV, p 168; VCH III, p 303.

Listing NGR: SU9700882653

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