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Latitude: 51.6378 / 51°38'15"N
Longitude: -0.549 / 0°32'56"W
OS Eastings: 500513
OS Northings: 194213
OS Grid: TQ005942
Mapcode National: GBR G82.61J
Mapcode Global: VHFSQ.F3NB
Entry Name: Shrub's Wood Including Attached Walls and Planting Boxes Surrounding Garage Court and Patio
Listing Date: 30 July 1984
Last Amended: 29 April 1986
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1158476
English Heritage Legacy ID: 44781
Location: Chalfont St. Peter, Chiltern, Buckinghamshire, HP8
Civil Parish: Chalfont St. Peter
Built-Up Area: Chalfont St Giles
Traditional County: Buckinghamshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Buckinghamshire
Church of England Parish: Chalfont St Peter
Church of England Diocese: Oxford
CHALFONT ST. PETER. GORELANDS LANE
walls and planting
garage court and
(Formerly listed as
Substantial house 1933-4.Designed by Mendelsohn and Chermayeff. Monolithic
reinforced concrete construction. International modern idiom. 2 storeys. Entrance facade of two main parts, that to left set forward and linked to right hand part by quadrant curve containing staircase. Entrance to left portion recessed within square headed opening. Original glazed smallpaned door, metal glazing bars. To left of entrance on each floor a seven-light ribbon window with concrete mullions & metal casements. 4-light picture window to upper floor of quadrant curve. To right of this ground floor largely blind; upper floor with 10-light ribbon window; concrete mullions, metal casements, coped parapet. Side and rear elevations with similar treatment and also of architectural interest. Interior retains all its original fitted furniture, panelling and other fitments.
The Architectural Review, November, 1935, p174-8.
The Modern House in England, FRS,Yorke,A. Modern Houses in Britain,1919-1939,
Listing NGR: TQ0051394213
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