Basic Site Details

Name: Greenacres
Town, district or village: Ascot
City or county: Berkshire
Country: England
Grid ref:
Notes: Sculptor W Aumonier

Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 1Buttersteep HouseYesLater name

Building Type Classification

The building is classified under the following categories:
 ClassificationOriginal classification?Notes
Item 1 of 1House  


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 119381939  


Design and Construction

The following individuals or organisations have carried out design/construction work. Where architects or practices worked together, matching letters appear beside their names in the Partnership Group column.
 NameRolePartnership GroupFromToNotes
Item 1 of 4(Sir) John Burnet, Tait & LorneArchitectural practiceA19381939 
Item 2 of 4Francis LorneArchitectA19381939 
Item 3 of 4Ludovic Gordon FarquharArchitectA19381939 
Item 4 of 4Thomas Smith TaitArchitectA19381939 


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 1Lorne, Francis 


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 1Buttersteep House(no author at present- check)1942Buttersteep House 2 January 1942 

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 2The Times29 October 1941  Offered for sale
Item 2 of 2The Times23 August 1988  Further sale - giving design date as 1930

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 1National Monuments Record of Scotland/NMRS, RCAHMSNMRS Photographic Archive Photos of interior and exterior taken for Lorne c.1935 (from Geoffrey Green, formerly of Whytock & Reid), Acc No 2001/50