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New Place and Garden Walls, Welwyn

Description: New Place and Garden Walls

Grade: II
Date Listed: 21 November 1962
English Heritage Building ID: 158624

OS Grid Reference: TL2280815968
OS Grid Coordinates: 522808, 215968
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8288, -0.2193

Location: New Place, Welwyn, Hertfordshire AL6 9EU

Locality: Welwyn
Local Authority: Welwyn Hatfield Borough Council
County: Hertfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: AL6 9EU

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Listing Text

(north west side)

2/355 New Place
and garden walls

- II

1879 - 80 by Philip Webb for his brother. Red brick. Large
plain tile roofs on T-plan. Tall chimney stacks with dentil
cornices. Parapet gable ends. 2 storeys and attics. Leaded
casement windows with metal frames. SE gable end has 2 narrow
sash windows set in segmental-headed relieving arches and a
ground floor square casement window bay with glazing bars, coved
cornice and tiled roof. SW side of projection has canted bay
windows with dentil cornice and hipped roof dormer. SW end has
segmental arch recess linked to side garden wall. Front brick
wall has stone parapet with circle motif. 2 large ball finials
flank garden entrance on SE side: (C. L. 23.7.1910, Pevsner
(1977) ).

Listing NGR: TL2280815968

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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