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Walled Forecourt and Garden Walls at Westfield Adjoining House on East and South

A Grade II Listed Building in Little Hadham, Hertfordshire

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Latitude: 51.8738 / 51°52'25"N

Longitude: 0.0668 / 0°4'0"E

OS Eastings: 542376

OS Northings: 221484

OS Grid: TL423214

Mapcode National: GBR LC8.KPD

Mapcode Global: VHHLT.35ND

Entry Name: Walled Forecourt and Garden Walls at Westfield Adjoining House on East and South

Listing Date: 30 April 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1210878

English Heritage Legacy ID: 395454

Location: Little Hadham, East Hertfordshire, Hertfordshire, SG11

County: Hertfordshire

District: East Hertfordshire

Civil Parish: Little Hadham

Traditional County: Hertfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire

Church of England Parish: Little Hadham

Church of England Diocese: St.Albans

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Listing Text

(south side)
Westland Green

1/9 Walled Forecourt and
Garden Walls at
Westfield adjoining
- house on E and S


Forecourt and garden walls. Late C17 or early C18. High, red
brick, Flemish bond, enclosing a courtyard as the formal
approach to the house from the avenue to the E. Heavy sloping
brick capping on projecting courses. Shallow buttresses at
intervals. E wall extends to enclose walled garden on S side of
house about 30 metres square. Taller, panelled, square brick
piers with moulded brick caps flank the E entrance to the
forecourt and one similar pier remains in the S gateway into the
garden. In early C20 tall piers and cast iron floral double
gates inserted in N wall of forecourt. Essential to the setting
of Westfield. Formal cruciform layout of walled garden shown on
1767 plan of Westfield Farm in HRO.

Listing NGR: TL4237621484

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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