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Lock House and Adjoining Lock Cottage at Lock No 46 on Grand Union Canal

A Grade II Listed Building in Northchurch, Hertfordshire

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Latitude: 51.7836 / 51°47'1"N

Longitude: -0.612 / 0°36'43"W

OS Eastings: 495839

OS Northings: 210350

OS Grid: SP958103

Mapcode National: GBR F4X.22Y

Mapcode Global: VHFRX.BFSJ

Entry Name: Lock House and Adjoining Lock Cottage at Lock No 46 on Grand Union Canal

Listing Date: 2 December 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1174821

English Heritage Legacy ID: 157749

Location: Northchurch, Dacorum, Hertfordshire, HP23

County: Hertfordshire

District: Dacorum

Civil Parish: Northchurch

Traditional County: Hertfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire

Church of England Parish: Northchurch

Church of England Diocese: St.Albans

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Listing Text

SP 91 SE (North side)

1/246 Lock House and adjoining
- Lock Cottage at Lock No.46
on Grand Union Canal


2 adjoining Lock Keepers' houses. Early/mid C19, for Grand Junction Canal
Company (became Grand Union by amalgamation in 1929). Painted red brick
with hipped slate roof. 2 storeys and basements, facing S, entered from
raised level of lockside with rear entry at lower level. Larger W house
(No. 111 on door) has 2 windows to each floor and door in middle.
2-light casement windows with segmental arches to 1st floor. Recessed
sash window with 2/2 panes on left, and segmental bay window to right of
4-panel flush-beaded door with gabled trellis porch, E house formerly 2
small houses with handed plans, shared internal stack, doors together at
front (W doorway blocked) and a window to each house on each floor.
Recessed sash windows with 3/3 panes. E gable stuccoed and lined as
ashlar, with a central door at basement level and one sash window to
each floor.

Listing NGR: SP9583910350

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