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Lock House No 68 on Grand Union Canal

A Grade II Listed Building in Kings Langley, Hertfordshire

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Latitude: 51.7297 / 51°43'47"N

Longitude: -0.4541 / 0°27'14"W

OS Eastings: 506864

OS Northings: 204576

OS Grid: TL068045

Mapcode National: GBR G71.D1S

Mapcode Global: VHFS6.2STC

Entry Name: Lock House No 68 on Grand Union Canal

Listing Date: 2 December 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1100419

English Heritage Legacy ID: 157695

Location: Kings Langley, Dacorum, Hertfordshire, HP3

County: Hertfordshire

District: Dacorum

Civil Parish: Kings Langley

Built-Up Area: Hemel Hempstead

Traditional County: Hertfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire

Church of England Parish: Apsley End

Church of England Diocese: St.Albans

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Listing Text

TL 00 SE (North side)

7/245 Lock House No. 68
- on Grand Union Canal


Canal lock keeper's house. Early C19. For Grand Junction Canal Company
(became Grand Union Canal by amalgamation 1929), colourwashed brick with
hipped slate roof. 2 storeys, 2 windows wide facing E. Small upper
windows with recessed sashes, 3/3 panes and segmental arches. Taller
similar window to left of door. Canted bay window to RH with 2/2 panes
sash windows. Half-glazed panelled door renewed. House stands next lock
on W has a half storey below the level of the lock walkway due to the
embankment, and a rear extension on the flat.

Listing NGR: TL0686404576

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

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