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Latitude: 51.7532 / 51°45'11"N
Longitude: -0.3546 / 0°21'16"W
OS Eastings: 513676
OS Northings: 207331
OS Grid: TL136073
Mapcode National: GBR H89.15Q
Mapcode Global: VHFS7.S6XC
Entry Name: Darrowfield House
Listing Date: 8 May 1950
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1103086
English Heritage Legacy ID: 163411
Location: St. Albans, Hertfordshire, AL3
Electoral Ward/Division: Verulam
Built-Up Area: St Albans
Traditional County: Hertfordshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire
Church of England Parish: St Albans St Michael
Church of England Diocese: St.Albans
ST MICHAEL'S SSTREET
1. (East Side)
TL 1307 SE 7/31 8.5.50.
The former Dower House of Gorhambury sometimes known as "New House".
Circa 1700. 2 storeys and attic, 5 windows. High pitched, hipped, tiled
roof with end chimneys. Modillion cornice (renewed) with small central
pediment. 3 square dormers. Red brick with diaper pattern of blue headers.
Brick plinth. Gauged red brick arches to ground floor windows. All windows
renewed sashes with glazing bars, those on 1st floor in original, near-flush
box frames. 2-storey, 3-window extension at left in similar style. Late C18
central doorcase has fluted frieze resting on carved, scrolled consoles above
flat pilasters. Paterae over brackets, dentils and modillions to cornice.
Door has cornice head and decorative fanlight with fan patterned in spandrels.
Listing NGR: TL1367607331
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