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Holy Rood House, Watford

Description: Holy Rood House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 7 January 1983
English Heritage Building ID: 158161

OS Grid Reference: TQ1087296350
OS Grid Coordinates: 510872, 196350
Latitude/Longitude: 51.6550, -0.3987

Location: A411, Watford, Hertfordshire WD18 0QD

Locality: Watford
Local Authority: Watford Borough Council
County: Hertfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: WD18 0QD

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Listing Text


Holy Rood House
TQ 1096 SE 9/43


Circa 1890 presbytery of Holy Em-d Church, by J F Bentley. Flint and roughcast to
front, 2-storey with plain tile roof and 2 truncated brick stacks with stone band.
Deep eaves roof. Three window range. Roughcast 1st floor with 2 splayed oriel
windows rising to eaves and one triple window, flush to wall. Small paned sash
windows. Ground floor flint-faced with stone string over. Moulded Gothic arched
doorway with door deep set. Adjoining to south 3 light stone mullioned window with
flat moulded head. To north 2 wood small-paned sashes, flush to wall, inner one
longer 3 light, outer 4 light. South gable end flint and stone faced. Tile-hung
north gable with swept out eaves.
West side projecting wing with paired gables, tile-hung with swept out eaves. Two
groups of triple windows, small-paned sashes in rendered wall below.

Listing NGR: TQ1087296350

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Source: English Heritage

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