Legacy System Information The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system. The column, which can be viewed from the A33is topped by a bronze statue by Baron Carlo Marochetti.
The de Sayes lived here in the C12th and Geoffrey, who was the son of Geoffrey de Saye, Lord of West Greenwich and who was born in Greenwich inwas one of the barons whose task it was to ensure that the provisions of Magna Carta were observed.
At each end there are double flanking wings, projecting 2 and 3 bays, each with a Dutch gable. Stratfield Saye was the house of the First Duke of Wellington after and the estate was purchased for him by the nation. He was advised on the purchase by the architect Benjamin Dean Wyatt who had once been his private secretary.
All but the 1st and 6th Dukes are buried at Stratfield Saye House. It houses a large collection of military mementoes. Stratfield Saye has a history wrapped up in the names of four great families that occupied the estate since the C12th to the present day.
They gavepounds for the construction of a Waterloo Palace to rival Blenheim Palacehome of the Dukes of Marlborough. I Date of most recent amendment: The information and images below are the opinion of the contributor, are not part of the official entry and do not represent the official position of Historic England.
Early history[ edit ] The Manor of Stratfield Saye was created by the joining of two older manors. It is still ocupied by the Wellington family.
The monuments to the Pitt family make a spectacular statement inside the church. Please see our terms and conditions. Asset Groupings are not part of the official record but are added later for information. Within, the house contains original staircases and one upper room, but mainly C18 interiors.
The first great family are the de Sayes, whose name gave rise to the estate and village There was a manor here in Domesday which had two mills and a church and was held by Bondi the Constable. Stucco on brickwork, with first and second-floor bands, projecting window architraves with quoins and linked to bands, plinth.
For his loyalty, Nicholas was made a knight and became one of the first Knights of the Garter. He accompanied her back to England and took up her cause and was in large part responsible for deposing Edward and putting her son Edward onto the throne of England. For small corrections to the List Entry please see our Minor Amendments procedure.
His descendants lived in Stratfield Saye for the next two hundred years and gave rise to the Pitt politicians.
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The descendants of the first Duke continued to live here and their memorials can be found inside the church, the First Duke of Wellington is buried in St Pauls, next to Lord Nelson.
Purchase by the state[ edit ] The coachhouses and stable blocks at Stratfield Saye House. We have not checked that the Stratfield saye essayist below are factually accurate.The Manor of Stratfield Saye was created by the joining of two older manors. In the 12th century Stratfield was owned by the Stoteville family, and then early in the 13th century this passed by marriage to the Saye family.
Before the manor passed on again by marriage to the Dabridgecourts, [1. The next great family to own Stratfield Saye and the one that the Stratfield house and estate is best known for today, is the Wellesley family and the best known member of this great family is, of course, the 1st Duke, the Duke of Wellington.
Welcome to Stratfield Saye, where our family have lived since the 1st Duke of Wellington acquired the estate in following the Battle of Waterloo.
Jul 15, · Stratfield Mortimer Essayist. Stratfield Mortimer – Wikipedia Stratfield Mortimer is a village and civil parish, just south of Reading, Comprehensive journalist, essayist, cottages in a nine-acre plot on the edge of the Duke of Wellington x27;s estate Stratfield Saye.
Stratfield Saye is a village and civil parish in the Borough of Basingstoke and Deane and the English county of Hampshire. The parish includes the hamlets of West End Green, Fair Oak Green and Fair Cross.
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