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Lock House No 68 on Grand Union Canal, Kings Langley

Description: Lock House No 68 on Grand Union Canal

Grade: II
Date Listed: 2 December 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 157695

OS Grid Reference: TL0686404576
OS Grid Coordinates: 506864, 204576
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7297, -0.4541

Location: Kingfisher Dr, Nash Mills, Hertfordshire HP3 9DQ

Locality: Kings Langley
Local Authority: Dacorum Borough Council
County: Hertfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: HP3 9DQ

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Listing Text

TL 00 SE (North side)

7/245 Lock House No. 68
- on Grand Union Canal


Canal lock keeper's house. Early C19. For Grand Junction Canal Company
(became Grand Union Canal by amalgamation 1929), colourwashed brick with
hipped slate roof. 2 storeys, 2 windows wide facing E. Small upper
windows with recessed sashes, 3/3 panes and segmental arches. Taller
similar window to left of door. Canted bay window to RH with 2/2 panes
sash windows. Half-glazed panelled door renewed. House stands next lock
on W has a half storey below the level of the lock walkway due to the
embankment, and a rear extension on the flat.

Listing NGR: TL0686404576

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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