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A Grade II* Listed Building in Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire

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Latitude: 51.7568 / 51°45'24"N

Longitude: -0.4796 / 0°28'46"W

OS Eastings: 505038

OS Northings: 207552

OS Grid: TL050075

Mapcode National: GBR G6L.ZGD

Mapcode Global: VHFS5.M3TK

Entry Name: Lockers

Listing Date: 18 June 1948

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1078118

English Heritage Legacy ID: 355508

Location: Dacorum, Hertfordshire, HP1

County: Hertfordshire

District: Dacorum

Town: Dacorum

Electoral Ward/Division: Boxmoor

Built-Up Area: Hemel Hempstead

Traditional County: Hertfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire

Church of England Parish: Hemel Hempstead

Church of England Diocese: St.Albans

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Listing Text

TL 0507 1/5 18.6.48.


2 blocks, C16 and late C18. Country house now used by school. Rainwaterhead
dated 1800 with initials 1C. C16 south block, altered C19, has red brick front,
tiled roof with ornamental bargeboards to 2 gables. 2 storeys, 2 flush lattice
casement windows under dripmoulds. Rebuilt chimneystack with clustered diagonal
shafts. Late C18 north block has unpainted stucco front, parapet masking roof.
2 storeys, end pilasters, reeded band at eaves level. 8 sash windows with glazing
bars in reveals. Half glazed 2 fold door with marginal lights, wide semi-circular
traceried fanlight. Doric porch has 2 fluted columns, 2 similar half columns,
open pediment with mutule cornice, coffered soffit.
Interior retains chimneypieces, cornice mouldings, staircase with wrought iron
railings, moulded handrail and cut spandrels. Home in recent years of Sir William
Hart, Clerk to the GLC.

Listing NGR: TL0503807552

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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