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A Grade II Listed Building in Nettleden with Potten End, Hertfordshire

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Latitude: 51.7626 / 51°45'45"N

Longitude: -0.5254 / 0°31'31"W

OS Eastings: 501866

OS Northings: 208134

OS Grid: TL018081

Mapcode National: GBR G6K.D0B

Mapcode Global: VHFRY.VY4N

Entry Name: Crossways

Listing Date: 19 March 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1101185

English Heritage Legacy ID: 157989

Location: Nettleden with Potten End, Dacorum, Hertfordshire, HP4

County: Hertfordshire

District: Dacorum

Civil Parish: Nettleden with Potten End

Traditional County: Hertfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire

Church of England Parish: Potten End Holy Trinity

Church of England Diocese: St.Albans

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Listing Text

POTTEN END (East side)
Potten End

5/208 Crossways

- II

House. 1911 for Mr. Spencer Holland. Brick roughcast with steep hipped
red tile roofs. A pretty Queen Anne Revival house of 2 storeys and
attics facing W with symmetrical W front flanked by single-storey small
square pavillions with steep pyramidal roofs topped by small louvred
lanterns. Brick plinth, plastered floor band, heavy wooden modillioned
eaves cornice, 6 1st floor flush box sash windows with 6/6 panes and
external shutters (2nd window from each end has no shutters). Shell
motif over 6-panel door flanked by small windows in 4-pilaster doorcase
with deep barrel-vaulted panelled wooden porch on 2 Tuscan columns.
Wider 8/8 panes sash window with shutters each side of porch. Small
circular window to each pavillion. Elaborate S front with 2 windows with
shutters on each floor to each side of recessed centre with balcony with
turned balusters carried on 4 consoles of 4 pilasters flanking door to
garden. 2 flat topped dormers on roof slopes. E front simpler with twin
canted ground floor bay windows linked by hipped tile roof. Thoughtfully
detailed but not elaborate interior. Date '1911' on plinth of sundial at
centre of forecourt.

Listing NGR: TL0186608134

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