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Gates,lodges and Screen Wall at South-East Entrance to Brocket Hall, Hatfield

Description: Gates,lodges and Screen Wall at South-East Entrance to Brocket Hall

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 9 December 1983
English Heritage Building ID: 158433

OS Grid Reference: TL2162612119
OS Grid Coordinates: 521626, 212119
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7945, -0.2378

Locality: Hatfield
Local Authority: Welwyn Hatfield Borough Council
County: Hertfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: AL8 7XG

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Listing Text

(north side)

5/170 Gates, lodges and screen
wall at south-east
entrance to Brocket Hall


Lodges and gates. Circa 1765 by James Paine for Sir Mathew Lamb.
2 lodges either side of entrance. Red brick with stone
dressings. Slate roof. 2 storeys with slightly projecting
pedimented bays towards road. Ground and 1st floor sash windows,
the latter with segmental heads and set in relieving arches.
Stone sill bands. Wooden modillioned eaves cornice. Walls of
both sides of the lodges have semicircular openings with cast
iron screens and single gates. Terminal piers to walling have
sill bands and paterae, the centre pair with wrought iron lamp
holders. Plain double gates with curved bars repeating
semicircle motif.

Listing NGR: TL2162612119

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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