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Latitude: 51.8249 / 51°49'29"N
Longitude: -0.1637 / 0°9'49"W
OS Eastings: 526650
OS Northings: 215621
OS Grid: TL266156
Mapcode National: GBR J8X.FG2
Mapcode Global: VHGPF.3DTD
Entry Name: 104, Orchard Road
Listing Date: 9 March 1982
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1366629
English Heritage Legacy ID: 356263
Location: Tewin, East Hertfordshire, Hertfordshire, AL6
District: East Hertfordshire
Civil Parish: Tewin
Traditional County: Hertfordshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire
Church of England Parish: Tewin
Church of England Diocese: St.Albans
TEWIN ORCHARD ROAD
TL 21 NE
3/153 No. 104
House. 1936 by M.B. Crowley and C.G. Kemp for Hopkins family. Yellow
stock brick, stretcher bond cavity walls with blue Staffordshire brick
plinth. Blue-grey Staffordshire pantiles to monopitch roof.
International Modern Style. A rectangle on plan. 2 storeys. Ground
floor: principal entrance to left of centre with splayed jambs
and hood. Square metal casements boxed out in wood frames, 6 to right of
entrance in a row separated by brick mullions, 1 to left. First floor
row of 10 similar casements. Boxed eaves. Single lights in return
elevations. 2 stacks on roof rising to rear where it has a large
overhang with shaped rafters, soffit originally painted in contrasting
colours. Fenestration to garden is 3 tripartite casements and French
doors on ground floor. First floor 2 and 3 light casements. Projecting
screen wall to right. 1 storey outbuildings with coped parapets,
projecting slightly to left, set back slightly to right with hooded
entrance. Interior: ground floor large open living space, first floor
corridor to front. No. 104 forms part of an informally arranged group
with Nos. 102 and 106 (q.q.v.) which together are an early example of
the use of a monopitch roof and a design which would not have appeared
out of place thirty years later. (The Architect and Building News,
26/6/36, p.388: F.R.S. Yorke, The Modern House in England, 1944, p.23).
Listing NGR: TL2665015621
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