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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
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1262943
English Heritage Legacy ID: 433704
Location: Dacorum, Hertfordshire, HP1
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
Charter Tower (formerly
listed under Bury Road)
TL 0507 1/24 18.6.48.
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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