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Latitude: 51.579 / 51°34'44"N
Longitude: -0.8111 / 0°48'39"W
OS Eastings: 482480
OS Northings: 187351
OS Grid: SU824873
Mapcode National: GBR D5M.ZQY
Mapcode Global: VHDW9.WKKW
Entry Name: Lord's Wood
Listing Date: 8 January 1987
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1332156
English Heritage Legacy ID: 46929
Location: Great Marlow, Wycombe, Buckinghamshire, SL7
Civil Parish: Great Marlow
Traditional County: Buckinghamshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Buckinghamshire
Church of England Parish: Great Marlow with Marlow Bottom, Little Marlow and Bisham
Church of England Diocese: Oxford
GREAT MARLOW MARLOW COMMON
SU 88 NW
4/45 Lord's Wood
House. 1899-1900. For Mrs. Mary Sargant-Florence, artist. Built by
Streatfield. Red brick, wooden eaves on shaped brackets, hipped roof of
Westmorland slate, brick chimneys. Queen Anne Style. Double pile. 2 storeys
and attic, 5 bays, the outer bays slightly advanced. Moulded first floor
band course, plain brick pilasters. Barred metal casements, each light
with 2 opening half-lights and curved metal stays. Outer bays have
3-light casements, inner bays have 2-light casements. Gauged brick
heads with off-set keyblocks to ground floor windows. Centre bay has
Ipswich window to first floor, with pilaster jambs, architrave and keyblock,
and panelled door in hipped porch with fluted pilasters and arched niches.
2 flat-roofed 3-light dormers. Right end has continuous row of lights to
first floor; left end is of 2 bays with bow windows to ground floor,
glazed doors in Ipswich window style above, and first floor balcony with
wooden railings. Interior altered but originally designed to have bare
brick walls, no doors and no plumbing. Later home of Alix and James
Strachey (brother of Lytton Strachey) who translated complete works of
(Country Life 1973 Nov, 15th p 1579-1584.)
Listing NGR: SU8248087351
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