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Charter Tower

A Grade II* Listed Building in Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.7582 / 51°45'29"N

Longitude: -0.4732 / 0°28'23"W

OS Eastings: 505478

OS Northings: 207715

OS Grid: TL054077

Mapcode National: GBR G6M.M69

Mapcode Global: VHFS5.R26H

Entry Name: Charter Tower

Listing Date: 18 June 1948

Last Amended: 17 February 1977

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1262943

English Heritage Legacy ID: 433704

Location: Dacorum, Hertfordshire, HP1

County: Hertfordshire

District: Dacorum

Town: Dacorum

Electoral Ward/Division: Hemel Hempstead Town

Built-Up Area: Hemel Hempstead

Traditional County: Hertfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire

Church of England Parish: Hemel Hempstead

Church of England Diocese: St.Albans

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Listing Text

QUEENSWAY
1.
5252
(North Side)
Charter Tower (formerly
listed under Bury Road)
TL 0507 1/24 18.6.48.

II* GV
2.
C16, remnant of former Manor House of Sir Richard Combe. Ashlar, 2 storeys with
porch on ground floor. 2 superimposed orders with attached columns, Doric to
ground floor. Square plan. Panel below lst floor window carved with arms, much
worn, almost obliterated, of Sir Richard Combe, owner and builder of house (on
site of earlier house) between 1557 and 1595 Until recently ivy covered. VCH,
p 220; RCHM, p 110. AM.

Charter Tower and Manor House Garden Walls form a group.


Listing NGR: TL0547807715

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