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The Cedars

A Grade II Listed Building in Sunninghill and Ascot, Windsor and Maidenhead

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Latitude: 51.4094 / 51°24'33"N

Longitude: -0.6508 / 0°39'2"W

OS Eastings: 493932

OS Northings: 168677

OS Grid: SU939686

Mapcode National: GBR F99.Q7P

Mapcode Global: VHFTM.NTSZ

Entry Name: The Cedars

Listing Date: 3 March 1972

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1119829

English Heritage Legacy ID: 469410

Location: Sunninghill and Ascot, Windsor and Maidenhead, SL5

County: Windsor and Maidenhead

Civil Parish: Sunninghill and Ascot

Built-Up Area: Broomhall/Windlesham/Virginia Water

Traditional County: Berkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Berkshire

Church of England Parish: Sunninghill and South Ascot

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text


SU96NW CHURCH LANE, Sunninghill
599-1/15/61 (North West side)
03/03/72 The Cedars


Large house. Early C19, extended mid to late C19 in similar
style; altered C20. painted render, hipped slate roof hidden
behind parapet. Rectangular plan with extensions on north,
large C20 conservatory attached at right angles to house, on
the north.
EXTERIOR: 2 storeys. 2 chimneys with clay pots. Plat band at
first floor level, moulded cornice, blocking course and
parapet with pilasters. Sash windows with glazing bars. East
(entrance) front: irregular fenestration, left hand section of
6 bays. Double, half glazed entrance door in third bay from
left under projecting modified Doric, glazed, enclosed porch.
Right hand section, regular, of 3 bays slightly set back.
INTERIOR: not inspected.
HISTORY: a former owner of the house was William Ellis,
antiquary and friend of George Canning. He was a correspondent
of Sir Walter Scott who visited `The Cedars' and is reputed to
have written part of `Marmion' in the garden.

Listing NGR: SU9393268677

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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