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Manor House

A Grade II Listed Building in Borehamwood, Hertfordshire

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Latitude: 51.6534 / 51°39'12"N

Longitude: -0.2818 / 0°16'54"W

OS Eastings: 518960

OS Northings: 196357

OS Grid: TQ189963

Mapcode National: GBR 7M.KM1

Mapcode Global: VHGQ4.2PDV

Plus Code: 9C3XMP39+97

Entry Name: Manor House

Listing Date: 18 February 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1103584

English Heritage Legacy ID: 164203

Location: Elstree and Borehamwood, Hertsmere, Hertfordshire, WD6

County: Hertfordshire

District: Hertsmere

Civil Parish: Elstree and Borehamwood

Built-Up Area: Borehamwood

Traditional County: Hertfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire

Church of England Parish: Elstree and Borehamwood

Church of England Diocese: St.Albans

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7/153A Manor House

18.2.85 II

House(probably Elstree Manor House),now community centre. Probably
C17 origins, extended C18 and remodelled c1880. Colourwashed brick
and C19 dark red brick with stone dressings;Welsh slate roof, front
elevation:2 storeys and attic;main part 6-window range, mostly of
large-paned sashes. Small verandah with chamfered timber uprights
on square stone bases, curved timber brackets and Welsh slate roof.
2 dormers. Right end is canted with door, window and dormer in side
elevation and return cant to rear. To left hand the C19 frontage is
slightly recessed with 3 windows on each of ground and first floors
and 2 dormers. To left hand of frontage is recessed two-storey wing
in C18 (or possibly earlier) painted brickwork with 2 sash windows
under segmental arches on first floor. Small lean-to in painted
brickwork with single-pitched Welsh slate roof added to front. Side
(west) elevation:Two C18 sash windows to first floor;casements below.
M-shaped,roof, hipped and Welsh slated and a parapet to the front
elevation. Rear elevation: Centre has two probably C17 steeply-pitched
gables. C18 six-panel door to left of centre. Mostly C18 sash windows
with glazing bars;some C20 replacement windows, 2-storey extension
with hipped roof to right;single-storey C18 wing to left;some C20
additions. Interior:Mostly C19, but single-storey rear wing retains
some C18 fittings.

Listing NGR: TQ1896096357

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