Built / Designed For: George Nugent-Temple-Grenville, 1st Marquess of Buckingham.
House & Family History: Buckingham House was a seven-bay house in Pall Mall. The House was particularly noted for its large oval Staircase Hall designed by John Soane, a watercolor sketch of which is today in the collection of Sir John Soane's Museum, London. The Hall had eight Ionic columns that were painted to resemble Siena marble; the floor above contained a row of Coade Stone caryatids.
Architect: Robert William Furze BrettinghamDate: 1785-86
Architect: John SoaneDate: 1792-95
Title: Eighteenth-Century Decoration: Design and the Domestic Interior in England
Author: Smith, Charles Saumarez
Year Published: 1993
Publisher: London: Weidenfeld and Nicolson
Book Type: Hardback
Title: Biographical Dictionary of British Architects, 1600-1840, A - SOFTBACK
Author: Colvin, Howard
Year Published: 1995
Publisher: New Haven: Yale University Press
Book Type: Softback
House Listed: Demolished
Park Listed: No Park
Past Seat / Home of: George Nugent-Temple-Grenville, 1st Marquess of Buckingham, 18th century.
Current Ownership Type: Demolished
Primary Current Ownership Use: Demolished
House Open to Public: No
Historic Houses Member: No