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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
Entry Name: Front Screen Wall at Wheathampstead House
Listing Date: 27 September 1984
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1347261
English Heritage Legacy ID: 163933
Location: Wheathampstead, St. Albans, Hertfordshire, AL4
District: St. Albans
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
Front screen wall at
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
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