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Woodhill House (Old People's Home), Hatfield

Description: Woodhill House (Old People's Home)

Grade: II
Date Listed: 9 December 1983
English Heritage Building ID: 158420

OS Grid Reference: TL2657605943
OS Grid Coordinates: 526576, 205943
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7379, -0.1683

Location: Grubs Lane, Hatfield, Hertfordshire AL9 6JN

Locality: Hatfield
Local Authority: Welwyn Hatfield Borough Council
County: Hertfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: AL9 6JN

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Listing Text

(west side)

9/157 Woodhill House
(Old People's Home)

- II

Small country house. Circa 1800. Painted stucco. Low pitched
slate roof. 2 storeys. Lower left-hand service wing
incorporates C17 or earlier timber framed structure. Main block
has 1:2:1 window front. Shallow projecting centre with close-set
1st floor windows and porch with outer paired columns and
pilaster responds. Triple-hung outer ground floor windows with
arched centre lights. Sash windows. Half glazed double doors.
Rear elevation with 3-window 2-storey bow on left and 1 window on
right. Adam influenced interior has segmental-ended entrance and
staircase hall with curved flight having modern railings.
Service block has large red brick stack nearleftend and
irregularly spaced and sized sash windows, indicating refacing of
earlier structure.

Listing NGR: TL2657605943

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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