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Willowthorpe

A Grade II Listed Building in St Margarets, Hertfordshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.7889 / 51°47'20"N

Longitude: 0.0029 / 0°0'10"E

OS Eastings: 538241

OS Northings: 211925

OS Grid: TL382119

Mapcode National: GBR KBV.TTY

Mapcode Global: VHHM5.09DG

Entry Name: Willowthorpe

Listing Date: 30 September 1983

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1078760

English Heritage Legacy ID: 355911

Location: Stanstead Abbots, East Hertfordshire, Hertfordshire, SG12

County: Hertfordshire

District: East Hertfordshire

Civil Parish: Stanstead Abbots

Built-Up Area: St Margarets

Traditional County: Hertfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire

Church of England Parish: Stanstead Abbots

Church of England Diocese: St.Albans

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Listing Text

TL 3811 STANSTEAD ABBOTS HIGH STREET (OFF)
(north side)
Stanstead Abbots village
13/13 Willowthorpe

II

House. Later C19. Said to have been built in 1864 by Italian
contractors. Mass concrete with stucco finish lined as ashlar.
Gabled slate roofs. 2-storeys, 3-windows house facing S. H-plan
house with parallel gabled wings with narrower qabled centre and
1-storey parapetted porch. Recessed sash windows. Rectangular
bay window and canted bay window flank porch on ground floor, and
canted bay on left return. Coat of arms on porch parapet of Ker
family with motto PRO CHRISTO ET PATRIA DULCE PERICULUM.
Bargeboards to gables. 1-storey outbuildings at rear. A C!9
stucco villa set in its own grounds or river bank and little
altered. Of special interest for its early use of mass-concrete
construction.


Listing NGR: TL3824111925

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