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Brief description of site

Chenies is a 15th-century manor house set in formal gardens of Tudor origin. The current layout of the gardens is largely the work of the present owners.

Brief history of site

The manor house and grounds date from the 15th century. The gardens previously consisted of terraces which have been restored and altered in the 20th century.

Location information:

Address: The Manor House, Chenies, WD3 6ER

Locality: Amersham

Local Authorities:

Buckinghamshire; Chiltern; Chenies

Historical County: Buckinghamshire

OS Landranger Map Sheet Number: 165 Grid Ref: TQ015983
Latitude: 51.6743 Longitude: -0.533531

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Key information:

Form of site: formal garden

Purpose of site: ornamental garden

Context or principal building: manor house

Main period of development: Late 20th century

Survival: Reconstructed

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