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Gate Piers and Flanking Walls Immediately East North East of the Mansion

A Grade II Listed Building in Berkhamsted, Hertfordshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.7682 / 51°46'5"N

Longitude: -0.5462 / 0°32'46"W

OS Eastings: 500416

OS Northings: 208725

OS Grid: TL004087

Mapcode National: GBR G6J.0RL

Mapcode Global: VHFRY.HT3C

Entry Name: Gate Piers and Flanking Walls Immediately East North East of the Mansion

Listing Date: 24 February 1992

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1263643

English Heritage Legacy ID: 355499

Location: Berkhamsted, Dacorum, Hertfordshire, HP4

County: Hertfordshire

District: Dacorum

Civil Parish: Berkhamsted

Traditional County: Hertfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire

Church of England Parish: Great Berkhamsted

Church of England Diocese: St.Albans

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Listing Text


TL 00 NW BERKHAMSTED BERKHAMSTED HILL
Gate-piers and flanking
8/10002 walls immediately ENE
of The Mansion

GV II

Gate-piers and flanking walls. 1906-8 by George Hubbard (built by H
and J Matthews, Berkhamsted builders) for Sir John Evans, archaeo-
logist. Rusticated red brick gate-piers and flanking quadrant walls
with similar terminal piers. The piers have moulded stone necking and
cornices, the gate-piers with elaborately scrolled wrought-iron lamp
standards and lamps on top. The quadrant walls are of header bond
purple brick with red brick diaperwork and stone coping. The wrought-
iron gates are late replacements. The Mansion (qv) was originally
known as Britwell.
Sources: A S Gray, Edwardian Architecture, p218.
D N B Builder 29 July 1905.


Listing NGR: TL0041608725

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