British Listed Buildings

History in Structure

If you log in, you can comment on buildings, submit new photos or update photos that you've already submitted.

We need to upgrade the server that this website runs on. Can you spare a quid to help?.

Bridge over the Lake at Brocket Hall, Hatfield

Description: Bridge over the Lake at Brocket Hall

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 30 March 1966
English Heritage Building ID: 158434

OS Grid Reference: TL2146412590
OS Grid Coordinates: 521464, 212590
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7988, -0.2400

Location: Hatfield, Hertfordshire AL8 7XG

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

Incorrect location/postcode? Submit a correction!

Explore more of the area around Hatfield, Hertfordshire at Explore Britain.

Listing Text

(north side)

5/171 Bridge over the Lake
at Brocket Hall


Bridge. 1772-4 by James Paine in grounds landscaped by Mr Wood
of Essex. Portland stone. 3 segmental arches, wider central
one over weir. Cutwaters have chamfered ashlar bases and niches
over. Ribbed arch soffits. Modillioned cornice below parapet
with symmetrical balusters (Colvin (1978)).

Listing NGR: TL2146412590

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

Listed building text is © Crown Copyright. Reproduced under licence.