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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
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1332731
English Heritage Legacy ID: 44229
Location: Stoke Poges, South Bucks, Buckinghamshire, SL2
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
SU 98 SE STOKE POGES STOKE PARK
23.9.55 (Stoke Poges Golf Club)
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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