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Front Screen Wall at Wheathampstead House

A Grade II Listed Building in Wheathampstead, Hertfordshire

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Latitude: 51.8156 / 51°48'56"N

Longitude: -0.2923 / 0°17'32"W

OS Eastings: 517809

OS Northings: 214376

OS Grid: TL178143

Mapcode National: GBR H7L.4X4

Mapcode Global: VHGPB.WMBJ

Plus Code: 9C3XRP85+63

Entry Name: Front Screen Wall at Wheathampstead House

Listing Date: 27 September 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1347261

English Heritage Legacy ID: 163933

Location: Wheathampstead, St. Albans, Hertfordshire, AL4

County: Hertfordshire

Civil Parish: Wheathampstead

Built-Up Area: Wheathampstead

Traditional County: Hertfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire

Church of England Parish: Wheathampstead

Church of England Diocese: St.Albans

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Listing Text

TL 1714

(north side)

Front screen wall at
Wheathampstead House


Screen wall and gateway. Mid-late C19. Red brick with
terracotta ornament. About 5 metres high and 50 metres long.
Continuous moulded coping and ornamental balustrading, all in
terracotta. The wall curves inwards both sides of an imposing
gateway comprising a double gate with an elliptical arch and
single side gates with round arches. Fluted impost course.
Terminal piers are crowned by pedestals and vases. Original
wooden gates, each with 6 fielded panels. Important focal point
at the north end of the town.

Listing NGR: TL1780914376

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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