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Wall to Tring Park to East of Number 8

A Grade II Listed Building in Tring, Hertfordshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.7941 / 51°47'38"N

Longitude: -0.6593 / 0°39'33"W

OS Eastings: 492556

OS Northings: 211453

OS Grid: SP925114

Mapcode National: GBR F4N.G3S

Mapcode Global: VHFRW.J59H

Entry Name: Wall to Tring Park to East of Number 8

Listing Date: 29 May 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1067823

English Heritage Legacy ID: 355705

Location: Tring, Dacorum, Hertfordshire, HP23

County: Hertfordshire

District: Dacorum

Civil Parish: Tring

Built-Up Area: Tring

Traditional County: Hertfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire

Church of England Parish: Tring

Church of England Diocese: St.Albans

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Listing Text

TRING HIGH STREET
SP 9211
(South side)
11/69 Wall to Tring Park
- to E of No. 8
GV II
Boundary wall. Early C18, probably c.1711 for John Gore. Red brick, with
some blue bricks. A 2m high wall mostly in header bond, with special
rounded brick-on-edge copings. Built when main road diverted here from
crossing park to S of house. Earth swept up to garden side conceals wall
which itself was built to conceal traffic on the road where it crosses a
grand vista to N of house in vast landscaped scheme shown in
contemporary engraving. (Richards(1974)25).


Listing NGR: SP9255611453

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