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Garden Walls and Gates on the West Side of Hatfield House,joining the Palace, Hatfield

Description: Garden Walls and Gates on the West Side of Hatfield House,joining the Palace

Grade: II
Date Listed: 9 December 1983
English Heritage Building ID: 158406

OS Grid Reference: TL2356508394
OS Grid Coordinates: 523565, 208394
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7606, -0.2110

Location: 4 Church Street, Hatfield, Hertfordshire AL9 5NF

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

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Listing Text

Old Hatfield
(west side)

15/143 Garden walls and gates
on the W side of Hatfield
- House, joining The Palace


Rectangular plan garden wall and pair of gates. C17 and C18. E
side is early C17, reduced in height in C19, when the centre gate
and two sets of statary were added. The statue groups, in
rectangular recesses at each end of the wall, are by Bubb in
artificial stone, 1823, and came from the Royal Exchange. S side
has C18 wrought iron double gates with scrolled side panels and
overthrow. Piers with stone ball finials. N gates were moved to
the Cecil burial ground in St Ethelreda's churchyard in the Cl
(qv). Tall C18 wall continues from S to W sides and returns on

Listing NGR: TL2356508394

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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