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Latitude: 51.6756 / 51°40'32"N
Longitude: -0.219 / 0°13'8"W
OS Eastings: 523242
OS Northings: 198924
OS Grid: TQ232989
Mapcode National: GBR B3.3GJ
Mapcode Global: VHGQ5.542V
Entry Name: Lodges and Arched Gateway to Dyrham Park
Listing Date: 20 May 1949
Last Amended: 12 August 1985
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1103565
English Heritage Legacy ID: 164258
Location: South Mimms, Hertsmere, Hertfordshire, EN5
Civil Parish: South Mimms
Traditional County: Middlesex
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire
Church of England Parish: Christ Church Barnet
Church of England Diocese: London
TQ 29 NW POTTERS BAR DYRHAM PARK
8/205 Lodges and Arched
20.5.49 Gateway to
(Formerly listed as Lodges and
II* arched gateways to above
Entrance arch and 2 lodges. c.1790-1800. Stuccoed brick with stone
dressings. Slate roofs to lodges. Monumental Neo-classical arch linked
to flanking square lodges. Arch has 2 attached Tuscan columns with
entablature. On top rests a sarcophagus-like block decorated with
festoons and a central roundel all surmounted by an urn. Paterae in
spandrels of arch. Half height link walls pierced by round headed
entrances. Each lodge has architraves to windows on all sides with
scrolled bracketed pediments: some damaged and all blocked. Continuous
stringcourse from impost level of central arch to top of link walls to
cornice level of window architraves. Cornice below eaves level on
lodges. Pyramidal roofs with central chimneys. Iron gates in store.
Listing NGR: TQ2324298924
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