Danesfield House 4748

Marlow-on-Thames, Wycombe, Buckinghamshire, England

Brief Description

The site features a late-19th-century house, set in early-20th-century formal gardens. The house and main gardens are now a hotel. The former kitchen garden was sold off and is now part of Danesfield Gardens (horticultural nursery).

History

The formal gardens were laid out in 1910 by Mr Hornby Lewis.

Visitor Facilities

http://www.danesfieldhouse.co.uk
Features

Style

  • Italianate Garden
  • Kitchen Garden
  • Description: A gardener's cottage and mid-19th-century kitchen gardens with glass houses, peach houses and vinery. Now part of separate Danesfield Gardens nursery.
  • Earliest Date:
  • House (featured building)
  • Description: The house opened as a luxury hotel in 1991.
  • Earliest Date:
  • Latest Date:
Ornamental Fountain
Access & Directions

Access Contact Details

http://www.danesfieldhouse.co.uk
Authorities

Civil Parish

  • Medmenham
History

Period

  • Early 20th Century
Contact

Telephone

01793 445050

Official Website

Click Here

Other websites

References

References

Contributors

  • Buckinghamshire County Museum Archaeological Service