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Little Cassiobury and Former Stable Block to Rear

A Grade II* Listed Building in Watford, Hertfordshire

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Latitude: 51.6607 / 51°39'38"N

Longitude: -0.4059 / 0°24'21"W

OS Eastings: 510355

OS Northings: 196970

OS Grid: TQ103969

Mapcode National: GBR 3D.Y2J

Mapcode Global: VHFSL.XJ88

Entry Name: Little Cassiobury and Former Stable Block to Rear

Listing Date: 26 August 1952

Last Amended: 7 January 1983

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1175392

English Heritage Legacy ID: 158168

Location: Watford, Hertfordshire, WD17

County: Hertfordshire

District: Watford

Town: Watford

Electoral Ward/Division: Park

Built-Up Area: Watford

Traditional County: Hertfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire

Church of England Parish: Watford

Church of England Diocese: St.Albans

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Listing Text

TQ 19 NW 4/23

Little Cassiobury and former stable block to rear.

Formerly listed as:
Little Cassiobury (Education Office, Watford College)
and former stable block to rear.

Formerly listed as:
No 31 (Little Cassiobury), including outbuildings
under Hemel Hempstead Road



Small formal late C17 red brick mansion, a dower house of Cassiobury. Two storey
and attic. Hipped plain tile roofs. Three flat topped dormers with moulded cornices.
Nine window range to front with projecting 3 window centre and very narrow one window
ends. Wood modillion cornice, brick platband. Exposed box glazing bar sashes.
Gauged brick flat heads to surrounds. Outer windows narrow. Central door with later
moulded doorcase and pediment on brackets. Inside a panelled entrance hall with
corner archways to staircase and through passage. Fielded panels, moulded cornice,
fluted pilaster each side of fireplace. Arches with keyblocks and moulded imposts.
Panelled staircase wall.
To rear a former stable block altered circa 1930 by C Williams-Ellis, with 3 round
headed doorways, pantile hipped roof and in centre C18 stone panel of Essex arms
found in grounds.
Country Life 13.8.1938.

Listing NGR: TQ1035596970

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