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Latitude: 51.655 / 51°39'18"N
Longitude: -0.3994 / 0°23'57"W
OS Eastings: 510823
OS Northings: 196349
OS Grid: TQ108963
Mapcode National: GBR 48.60X
Mapcode Global: VHFSM.1N7M
Entry Name: Former Convent of St Vincent
Listing Date: 15 September 1982
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1308215
English Heritage Legacy ID: 158211
Location: Watford, Hertfordshire, WD18
Electoral Ward/Division: Central
Built-Up Area: Watford
Traditional County: Hertfordshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire
Church of England Parish: Watford
Church of England Diocese: St.Albans
5259 PERCY ROAD
Former Convent of
TQ 1096 SE 9/41 15.9.82
1890-2 convent buildings. Purple brick with red brick dressings. Neo-late C17
style. Two storey and attic. Tiled hipped roof with 8 pedimented dormers. Wood
modillion cornice at eaves. Irregularly spaced windows, glazing bar sashes in
gauged brick headed surrounds. Apron panels below 1st floor windows. Projecting
brick angle quoins at outer corners and separating 1st 3 window section from main
9 window block. Brick string between floors. Stuccoed main doorway set to right.
Ionic half-columns and entablature, with small open pedimented niche above contain-
ing statue. Later chapel to rear, purple brick, Perpendicular style.
Listing NGR: TQ1082396349
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