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The Dell

A Grade II Listed Building in Rickmansworth, Hertfordshire

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Latitude: 51.6553 / 51°39'18"N

Longitude: -0.479 / 0°28'44"W

OS Eastings: 505311

OS Northings: 196259

OS Grid: TQ053962

Mapcode National: GBR 0X.9X7

Mapcode Global: VHFSK.NN3F

Plus Code: 9C3XMG4C+49

Entry Name: The Dell

Listing Date: 20 May 1998

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1244968

English Heritage Legacy ID: 467193

Location: Chorleywood, Three Rivers, Hertfordshire, WD3

County: Hertfordshire

District: Three Rivers

Civil Parish: Chorleywood

Built-Up Area: Chorleywood

Traditional County: Hertfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire

Church of England Parish: Chorleywood Christ Church

Church of England Diocese: St.Albans

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Listing Text


474/6/10014 The Dell


House, formerly entrance lodge. Early C19, with C20 additions. Gault brick with flint, beneath a hipped Welsh-slated roof, with central brick stack and diagonally set chimneys. Simple central stack plan with additions to right of entrance to form internal side passage. Single storey, 2 bays with entrance to front end (south). Walling to front, west side and formerly east side set within arcades formed by tapered octagonal timber columns which support shallow pointed arches. Entrance front with 3-arch arcade, and inserted C20 door within right hand arch. Further right, partially glazed lean-to encloses remaining section of right hand side arcade. Central window with brick surround and small-paned cast iron frame. Left hand side with 4-arch arcade, the 2 central arches wider, with iron window frames to walling within. Left hand end with C20 2-light window in former rear doorway.
Interior: Former entrance now forms interior door from C20 porch formed by lean-to to right side. Front room with vertical dado boarding, and contemporary shelving to niche. Rear room with original surround to hearth. Some original interior doors.

Listing NGR: TQ0531196259

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

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