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Howe Dell School, Hatfield

Description: Howe Dell School

Grade: II
Date Listed: 9 December 1983
English Heritage Building ID: 158454

OS Grid Reference: TL2269108179
OS Grid Coordinates: 522691, 208179
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7589, -0.2237

Location: 68 Old Rectory Dr, Hatfield, Hertfordshire AL10 8AD

Locality: Hatfield
Local Authority: Welwyn Hatfield Borough Council
County: Hertfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: AL10 8AD

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Listing Text

Hatfield New Town
(west side)

8/191 Howe Dell School


- II

Former manor house and parsonage, now school. Probably C15
origin. Altered 1534, C17 and late C18 when stable block on E
was built to form L plan. Original part is roughcast and plaster
with plain tile roof. 2 storeys and attics. 5 gable ends with
cusped bargeboards. Left hand gable to former cross wing is
larger. Irregularly spaced and leaded casement windows.
Projecting right hand C19 addition with canted ground floor sash
window. Tall C19 chimney stacks with diagonal shafts. Rear
elevation with 4-window early C19 centre. C17 red brick N wing.
E wing is 2:2:2 windows. Red brick. 2 storeys with floor band
and slightly projecting pedimented centre. Small segmental-
headed glazing bar sashes. Brick dentil eaves. Plain tile
hipped roof. (Hatfield W.E.A. pp. 9-11)

Listing NGR: TL2269108179

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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