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Goodrich House, Hatfield

Description: Goodrich House

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 3 April 1951
English Heritage Building ID: 158382

OS Grid Reference: TL2348608547
OS Grid Coordinates: 523486, 208547
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7620, -0.2121

Location: Fore Street, Hatfield, Hertfordshire AL9 5AH

Locality: Hatfield
Local Authority: Welwyn Hatfield Borough Council
County: Hertfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: AL9 5AH

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Listing Text

Old Hatfield
(north side)

15/119 No 12
(Goodrich House)


Late C18 red brick house. Plain tile gable end roof. 2 storeys,
basement and attic. 5 recessed sash windows with glazing bars
and louvred C18 shutters. Protective iron grills to basement
windows. Adam style doorcase has double doors with large fielded
panels and ornate radiating fan. Fielded reveals and three-
quarter fluted columns with lotus type capitals. Frieze has husk
festoons and paterae. Dentilled pediment. 5 2-light box
casement dormers. Rear elevation ground floor has half glazed
door flanked by shallow multi-pane bows. Long rear W side
extension terminating in square block with pyramid roof,
adjoining which are C18 square gate piers with stone finials of
bishop's mitres flanking a wrought iron gate. Interior has
entrance hall with late C18 screen with fluted Doric pilasters.
Rear staircase hall with barley twist balusters.

Listing NGR: TL2348608547

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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