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The Dell

A Grade II Listed Building in Hertford, Hertfordshire

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Latitude: 51.7951 / 51°47'42"N

Longitude: -0.1052 / 0°6'18"W

OS Eastings: 530766

OS Northings: 212417

OS Grid: TL307124

Mapcode National: GBR KBP.J6Q

Mapcode Global: VHGPN.447P

Plus Code: 9C3XQVWV+2W

Entry Name: The Dell

Listing Date: 12 April 1973

Last Amended: 9 September 1996

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1268860

English Heritage Legacy ID: 461365

ID on this website: 101268860

Location: Hertingfordbury, East Hertfordshire, SG14

County: Hertfordshire

District: East Hertfordshire

Civil Parish: Hertford

Built-Up Area: Hertford

Traditional County: Hertfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire

Church of England Parish: Hertford St Andrew with St Nicholas

Church of England Diocese: St.Albans

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817-1/23/333 (North side)
12/04/73 Hertingfordbury
The Dell
(Formerly Listed as:
THIEVES LANE, Hertingfordbury
Dell Cottage)


House. Early C18 altered and extended C19 and C20.
Colourwashed red brick, Flemish bond, old tile roofs over
brick dentil cornice, one roof over each range 'M' gabled at
ends. Red and yellow brick chimneys with projecting bands,
central 3 bay core, with C19 single bay extensions to left and
right. Rear range of lesser depth also extends across the full
width of the building.
EXTERIOR: 2 storeys. First floor has 5 widely spaced sash
windows with divided glazing, 3 centre nearly flush-set,
recessed at left and right. Ground floor has 2 large mid C19
canted bay windows, with sashes with divided glazing. Stuccoed
front, with bold cyma reversa moulded cornice with flush
blocking course above, either side of doorway with early C19
lattice trellised porch with slim octagonal wood columns, open
trellised pediment and low pitched old tiled roof.
West flank elevation plastered in gable ends, with recessed
C19 sash windows to first and ground floors right. Ground
floor left with margin glazed early C19 French windows.
Rear elevation with central 2-storey projecting timber-framed
and plastered gabled stair turret, 5 sash windows at first
floor, some with small panes. Ground floor has large lean-to
extension and conservatory with windows with Gothick lancet
traceried heads.
INTERIOR: not inspected.

Listing NGR: TL3076612417

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